Entry details

Date 06:22 UTC
Age
Event

Radio signals from Vostok-1 are picked up on the American Radar Station

Place

Location Shamiya
Images
Notes

A few minutes later, the night duty manager phoned the news through to Dr Jerome Veyzneru -Chief Scientific Advisor to President Kennedy, informing of Soviet Achievement (it was 01.30am US time)

Links

Source

http://www.rtc.ru/encyk/gagarin/chrono.shtml

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