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We're in Moscow in front of the monument of space. Throughout Russia find various monuments and portraits - sculptures. Is no exception here. It is shown here Sergej Pavlovich Koroljov, who lived from 1907 - 1966. He was the creator of the Soviet rocket program in the civilian and military sectors. In 1931 he became an aeronautical engineer. His merit was made ​​the first intercontinental missile in the world. Right from the statue we see Ostankino television tower, the tallest building in Russia. It was built between 1963 - 1968, is 540 meters high. 27th August 2000 a large fire engulfed the tower.

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  • Copyright: Tomas Loew (TOMLEVMB) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 113 W: 0 N: 234] (1435)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2009-05-06
  • Categories: Artwork
  • Exposure: f/4, 1/800 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2014-04-05 4:55
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