Kosmonauti / Praha - Haje, CZ
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Velicenstvo
N 50° 01.838 E 014° 31.629
33U E 466133 N 5542143
Quick Description: CS: Socha kosmonautu na pazskych Hajich / EN: Statue of astronauts in Prague - Haje
Location: Hlavní město Praha, Czechia
Date Posted: 5/18/2012 11:43:49 AM
Waymark Code: WMEERC
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Pahaska_1
Views: 100

Long Description:
CS: Socha Kosmonauti stoji v blizkosti vstupu do stanice metra Haje, ktera byla zprovoznena roku 1980 pod nazvem Kosmonautu. Bronzova socha z 80. let od Jana Bartose predstavuje dva kosmonauty zdravici lid. Dve postavy v nadzivotni velikosti jsou umisteny na zulovem podstavci.
Zajimavosti je, ze ve vesmiru byl dodnes pouze jeden cesky kosmonaut, Vladimir Remek.


EN: Statue Astronauts stands near an entrance to Haje underground station which was opened in 1980 under name Astronauts's. The bronze statue which was made in 1980s by Jan Bartos represents two astronauts as they are greeting crowds. The two over life-sized figures stand on a granite pedestal.
Curiosity is that only one Czech astronaut (Vladimir Remek) has underwent a space fligth until today.
Sector of the workforce: Astronautics

Created or Donated by which group: Jan Bartos

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