Tass Communique: ON LAUNCHING IN SOVIET UNION OF FOURTH SPACE SHIP-SATELLITE

Tass Communique: ON LAUNCHING IN SOVIET UNION OF FOURTH SPACE SHIP-SATELLITE. (Pravda and Izvestia, March 10,p. 1. Izvestia head: EARTH-OUTER SPACE-EARTH. ... Complete text:) In conformity with the plan for outer space research, a fourth space ship-satellite was placed in orbit around the earth on March 9, 1961, from the Soviet Union. The space ship-satellite weighs 4700 kg., not including the last stage of the carrier rocket. ... The space ship-satellite followed an orbit approximating the projected orbit; the altitude of the perigee was 183...

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