Vehicles of The Early Space Age (Infographic)
Artist: Karl Tate | SPACE.com Infographics Artist
Size: 20" x 72" (1 ft. 8 in. x 6 ft.)
Celebrate five decades of human spaceflight with our exclusive wall poster, measuring 20” x 72” (that’s right, a whopping 6 feet tall!). Compare in accurate scale 10 of the most celebrated spaceships ever, from the groundbreaking Soviet Vostok capsule that carried the first man into space to the large and small crafts from the Apollo and Space Shuttle eras to the innovative, privately built SpaceShipOne. The poster also includes the Space Age’s five orbiting outposts, from Salyut to Sklyab, Mir to the International Space Station (ISS). You’ll also enjoy the graphic visualization of how far humans have travelled in space.
Check out the original on SPACE.com: