First in space 0055 - Watches for Russian cosmonauts - Raketa-shop

Pobeda "First in space'' A055

PW-04-62-10-A055

quartz 5 atm case size 40

€170

''Pobeda'' - the first watch in space!

  • Watch “Pobeda” was on board of the spaceship “Sputnik 4’’ on 9 March 1961 along with Chernushka dog and became the first watch in space.

  • On 12 April 1961 Yuri Gagarin became the first man to travel into space. His wrist watch ‘’Pobeda’’ is in the Museum of Cosmonautics in Moscow.

  • Due to this fabulous event, the factory has launched a new line of models called ‘’Pobeda - First in space’’!

  • Watch Factory ‘’Raketa’’ is continuing to manufacture watches for cosmonauts, especially for ‘’Roscosmos’’(Russian NASA).

Petrodvorets Watch Factory is proud that in 1961, the first wristwatch in space was "Pobeda"!

On 9 March 1961, a month before legendary Yuri Gagarin’s flight, the spaceship “Sputnik 4’’ was launched, carrying the dog Chernushka along with “Pobeda’’ watch fastened to her leg.

Mark Gallay —  the Hero of the Soviet Union, Honored Test Pilot of the USSR confirmed this fact in the book "Favourites" in which it is told about carrying out the first space flights.

On 12 April 1961 Yuri Gagarin became the first man to travel into space. His wristwatch ‘’Pobeda’’ is in the Museum of Cosmonautics at VDNKh in Moscow. Due to this fabulous event, the Factory has launched a new line of models called ‘’Pobeda - First in space’’.

Watch Factory ‘’Raketa’’ is continuing to manufacture watches for cosmonauts, especially for ‘’Roscosmos’’(Russian NASA).

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MovementQuartz
Movement TypeQuartz
Water resistant5 АТМ
CrystalOrganic
Case size40x11mm
GenderUnisex
Strap typeGenuine leather
Size of the strap18 mm
Wrist size150 - 210 mm
BrandPobeda

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