Around the world in 108 minutes

Yuri Gagarin is the first human to orbit our planet, he made it around the world in 108 minutes on April 12 1961. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the event The Attic Room has put together a trip around the planet. This video uses original images as well as new images, they tried much to stay on the same path Yuri took.

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