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Educational TV studio: Films about austronautics

Навчальна телестудія: Фільми про космонавтику

Launch site The Kapustyn Yar can be considered as the cradle of the Soviet Rocket Forces. You will learn about the history of its creation, formation and development, about the city and the people who dedicated their lives to testing of missile technology

The first cosmonaut from the Earth. By the 75th anniversary of Y.O.Haharin

Фото. Ю.А. Гагарин

On April 12, 1961 the first man flew into space. It was a citizen of the Soviet Union Yuri Gagarin.

April 12 - International Day of Cosmonautics

Multi-seat space ship "Voskhod" (ДПМ) в КПІ, 2009

Of all the pieces exhibited in the Department of Aviation and Astronautics State Polytechnic Museum, the viewers’ attention is attracted by the lander of spacecraft "Voskhod", which had been in space.

O.K. Antonov and his aircraft on the coins

Photo. Антонов Олег Костянтинович

The right to print the money is one of the attributes of statehood. The first state on the territory of today’s Ukraine – Kiev Rus – strengthened its sovereignty by minting its own coins in X-XI centuries.

Gleb Evgenovich Lozino-Lozinskiy. "Who is stronger in space, those stronger in the world..."

Foto. Лозино-Лозинський Гліб Євгенович

December 25, 2009 a native of Kiev, Hero of Socialist Labor, laureate of Lenin and Stalin Prize, General Designer of SPA "Molniya", one of the most prominent developers of Soviet aerospace engineering Gleb Lozino-Lozinskiy would have turned 100 years old.He began working in the aviation industry

General Designer of Space Technology V.P. Glushko

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Valentin P. Glushko was born in Odessa, September 2, 1908. In the 1919-1924 he studied at a vocational technical school. At the same time in 1920-1922 he studied at the Conservatoire to play a violin.

Rocket engines V.P. Glushko

Image. Ракетні двигуни В.П.Глушка

V.P. Glushko - the founder of the Soviet liquid rocket engines. But his first was electro-jet engine (ERE). The power in it arises due to instantaneous evaporation of thin strips of metal by heating them with electric currents.

Polish aviator from Ukraine Hippolyte Lossovskyi: unknown

Польський ас з України Іполит Лоссовський

The history of humanity is comparable to the rapid flow of water, historical materials not stored by society or its individual personalities disappear like a fallen leaf that falls into this stream.

Konstantin Kalinin. Interrupted flight.

КПІ - 1925. К-1 перед головним корпусом

Among the giant aircraft that were built at different times in different countries of the world, a place of honor belongs to structures created in Ukraine.

The origins of the Ukrainian aviation

1925. Планер КПІР-4 Київського політехнічного інституту

December 17, 2003 was one hundred years from the time when the brothers Orvill and Wilbur Wright made the first manned flight on the airplane engine "Flayer -1". The range of the first flight was 37 meters and it lasted 12 seconds. That brief flight opened a new era in human history.



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