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    "International Flights of Cosmonauts"

    Soviet and Russian International Space Mission Patch Collection (172 Pieces, 1978-1997), Likely the Finest of Its Kind, All in Archival Display Trays, Identified in Russian. The Soviet Union (and later, Russia) launched Cosmonauts from many different countries to their Salyut and Mir Space Stations. Offered here is an amazing collection of the types of patches that were worn on the spacesuits of the crewmembers of these flights. They are contained in 14" x 11" (approximately) sealed trays by date and country as seen in the list below.

    1978 USSR-CZECHOSLOVAKIA Salyut 6, Soyuz 26, Soyuz 28: Six patches including CCCP and CSSR flags, Interkosmos, Soviet-Czech crew, Soviet, and Czech.

    1978 USSR-POLAND Salyut 6, Soyuz 29, Soyuz 30: Six patches including CCCP and POLSKA flags, Interkosmos, Interkosmos 78, Soviet, and Polish.

    1978 USSR-GDR Salyut 6, Soyuz 29, Soyuz 31: Six patches including CCCP and DDR flags, Interkosmos, Soviet-German crew, Soviet, and German.

    1979 USSR-BULGARIA Salyut 6, Soyuz 32, Soyuz 33: Six patched including CCCP and НР БЪЛГАРИЯ flags, Interkosmos, Soviet-Bulgarian crew, Soviet, and Bulgarian.

    1980 USSR-HUNGARY Salyut 6, Soyuz 35, Soyuz 36: Six patches including USSR and Hungary flags, ИНТЕРКОСМОС (Interkosmos), Soviet-Hungarian crew, Soviet, and Hungarian.

    1980 USSR-VIETNAM Soyuz 36, Salyut 6, Soyuz 37: Six patches including CCCP and VIETNAM flags, Interkosmos 1980, Interkosmos, Soviet, and Vietnamese.

    1980 USSR-CUBA Soyuz 37, Salyut 6, Soyuz 38: Six patches including CCCP and CUBA flags, Interkosmos, Soviet-Cuban crew, Soviet, and Cuban.

    1981 USSR-MONGOLIA Soyuz T4, Salyut 6, Soyuz 39: Six patches including CCCP and БНМАУ flags, ИНТЕРКОСМОС (Interkosmos), Soviet-Mongolian crew, Soviet, and Mongolian.

    1981 USSR-ROMANIA Soyuz T4, Salyut 6, Soyuz 40: Six patches including CCCP and Republica Socialista ROMANIA flags, Interkosmos, Soviet-Romanian crew, Soviet, and Romanian.

    1982 USSR-FRANCE Soyuz T5, Salyut 7, Soyuz T6: Seven patches including CCCP and FRANCE flags, CNES, ИНТЕРКОСМОС (Interkosmos), Soviet-French crew, Soviet, and French.

    1984 USSR-INDIA Soyuz T10, Salyut 7, Soyuz T11: Seven patches including CCCP and INDIA flags, Interkosmos, Soviet-Indian crew, Soviet, and Indian (2).

    1987 USSR-SYRIA: Seven patches including: CCCP and SYRIA flags, Soviet-Syrian crew, Glavcosmos, Soviet, and Syrian (2).

    [1988 INTERNATIONAL SPACE FLIGHTS]: Six patches including CCCP flag, МИР (Mir), Glavcosmos, Salyut, Soviet, and МЕЖДУНАРОДНЫЕ КОСМИЧЕСКИЕ ПОЛЕТЫ (International Space Flights).

    1988 USSR-BULGARIA: Seven patches including CCCP and НРБ flags, МИР (Mir), Glavcosmos, Soviet-Bulgarian crew, Soviet, and Bulgarian.

    1988 USSR-AFGHANISTAN: Seven patches including CCCP and PA flags, МИР (Mir), Soviet-Afghan crew, Glavcosmos, Soviet, and Afghan.

    1988 USSR-FRANCE: Seven patches including CCCP and FRANCE flags, Glavcosmos, CNES, Soviet-French crew, Soviet, and French.

    1990 USSR-JAPAN: Six patches including CCCP and Japan flags, ЗВЕЗДА (Star), Soviet-Japanese crew, Earth We Love, and Soviet.

    1991 USSR-AUSTRIA: Five patches including CCCP and Austria flags, Soviet-Austrian crew, ЗВЕЗДА (Star), and Soviet.

    1991 USSR-UK: Five patches including CCCP and United Kingdom flags, ЗВЕЗДА (Star), Soviet-British crew, and Soviet. This frame has a crack.

    [1992] RUSSIA-FRANCE: Six patches including Russian and FRANCE flags, CNES, МИР (Mir), ЗВЕЗДА (Star), and Russian-French crew.

    1992 RUSSIA-GERMANY: Five patches including Russian and Germany flags, ЗВЕЗДА (Star), DLR, and Mir-92.

    1993 RUSSIA-FRANCE: Six patches including Russia and FRANCE flags, CNES, МИР (Mir), ЗВЕЗДА (Star), and Russian-French crew.

    1994 RUSSIA EKA-1: Six patches including РОССИЯ (RUSSIA) flag, МИР (Mir), PK, ESA (small). ESA (large with flags), and EuroMir 94.

    1995 RUSSIA-USA: Six patches including РОССИЯ (RUSSIA) and United States flags, МИР (Mir), NASA, PK, Russian-American crew.

    1995 RUSSIA EKA-2: Six patches including РОССИЯ (RUSSIA) flag, МИР (Mir), PK, ESA (small). ESA (large with flags), and EuroMir 95.

    1996 RUSSIA-USA: Six patches including РОССИЯ (RUSSIA) and United States flags, МИР (Mir), NASA, PK, Russian-American crew.

    1996 RUSSIA-USA-FRANCE: Eight patches including РОССИЯ (RUSSIA), United States, and FRANCE flags, PK, NASA, PK, Mir-NASA crew, and Russian-French crew.

    1997 RUSSIA-USA-GERMANY: Eight patches including РОССИЯ (RUSSIA), United States, and Germany flags, DARA/DLP, NASA, PK, Mir-97, and Mir-NASA crew.

    Most of these are extremely scarce and it would likely be impossible to assemble such a collection today. All but four of the trays have an individual lift-lid archival box for storage. Perfect for display. One lightly damaged as noted above, the rest excellent.


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