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Only Czech in space Remek recalls historic flight, 40 years on

Radio Prague |
5 March 2018

Friday was the 40th anniversary of the day Vladimír Remek became the first, and so far only, Czech in space. In fact the cosmonaut was the first non-citizen of the US or USSR to leave the earth's atmosphere when he took part in the Soviet Union's Soyuz 28 mission in 1978.