Vostok-K | Vostok 6

Soviet Space Program launch of a Vostok-K Rocket


Soviet Space Program was scheduled to launch a Vostok-K rocket as part of the Vostok 6 mission. The launch window for the Human Exploration mission was on Sun, Jun 16th, 1963, 5:29 AM from 1/5, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!


Mission

Vostok 6

Vostok was the last mission of the Vostok program. It was piloted by Valentina Tereshkova. The mission was launched two days after Vostok 5. The mission began on 16 June 1963, 09:29:52 UTC and ended on 19 June 1963, 08:20 UTC.

Location

Launch Pad Compass (Beta)

1/5, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan

Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Rocket

Vostok-K

Khrunichev State Research and Production Space Center
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