Yuri Alexeevitch Gagarine (URS)

Status 
ratified - superseded since approved
Zone 
World
Class 
Astronau (Space records)
Sub-Class 
K-2 (Orbital missions)
Category 
Spacecraft with one astronaut
Group 
General category
Type of record 
Greatest mass lifted to altitude
Performance 
4 725 kg
Date 
12 Apr 1961
Course / Location 
Baikonur (Kazakhstan)
Claimant 
Yuri Alexeevitch Gagarine (URS)
Aircraft 
Sputnik Vostok
Aircraft manufacturer 
_other
Aircraft engine manufacturer 
_other