In the run-up to the anniversary of Gagarin's flight on the 12th April 2011, we will be adding further multimedia content to this gallery.


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Slideshow 1:

Images of Gagarin, including the Vostok-1 launch, Gagarin's reception in Moscow and his world tour.

Images courtesy of Footagevault.

Slideshow 2:

Images from Baikonur, including his house and statue.

Images courtesy of Terry Ransome

Slideshow 3:

The launch of YuriGagarin50 at the House of Commons, 10th June 2010.

Image credits: Dr Q. Stanley/YuriGagarin50 is a portal celebrating Yuri Gagarin's flight into space. | login