- Family: Vostok
- Length: 30.84 m
- Diameter: 2.99 m
- Launch Mass: 281 T
- Low Earth Orbit Capacity: 4550 kg
The Vostok 8K72 was manufactured by RKK Energiya with the first launch on 1960-05-15. Vostok 8K72 has 3 successful launches and 1 failed launches with a total of 4 launches. Vostok was a family of rockets derived from the Soviet R-7 Semyorka ICBM and was designed for the human spaceflight programme.