Things You Didn't Know About Russia

Saturday, Aug 15, 2020, 1:35 pm
By:Tony Williams

#10 Cosmonauts

The Russian space program launched Sputnick in 1959 and it's first manned flight by Yuri Gagarin in 1962, achieving major success in the eyes of the world. Their cosmonauts were armed with a triple barreled pistol called the TP082, which was to protect them if they landed in hostile areas.

Cosmonauts-Things You Didn't Know About Russia