Sunday, May 19, 2013

Lunniy Korabl

The LK Moon Lander (here by Kei_Kei_Flic) was a planned Soviet landing vessel in the late 60's, roughly the equivalent of the Apollo LM. After Americans were the first to reach the moon, and following setbacks in their own space program, the Soviets decided to scrap the mission and instead to focus on orbiting space stations.

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