Korabl-Sputnik (2) - Space launch mission detailed information
Korabl-Sputnik (2) 2
28 JUL 1960
Soviet Space Program
A test of the Vostok capsule carrying a pair of dogs. Unfortunately this failed after a failure of the booster.
Vostok was a family of rockets derived from the Soviet R-7 Semyorka ICBM and was designed for the human spaceflight programme.