Entry details

Date 11 July 1961 10:55
Age
Event

Gagarin arrives in Britain at London Heathrow Airport

Place

Location London Heathrow Airport
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Notes

Gagarin was due to arrive at London Heathrow Airport at 10:30 (Source: Guardian 10th July 1961)

Major Yuri Alexeyevich Gagarin arrives at London Heathrow Airport in a Russian TU104 (Source: Pathé)

Links

Source

Hulton/Getty image Archive

Pathé

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