1961 Soviet space capsule selling at NYC auction Originally Published: Tuesday, April 12, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, April 12, 2011
NEW YORK (AP) — A 1961 Soviet space capsule is being auctioned in New York City.
The capsule was used on a test run for the spacecraft that carried the first man into outer space. Its pre-sale estimate is $2 million to $10 million. Sotheby's is offering it Tuesday on the 50th anniversary of the manned mission