NW099 1/144 R-7 Zenit-2 LV


The world's first ICBM became the most often used and most reliable launch vehicle in history. The original core+four strap-on booster missile had a small third stage added to produce the Vostok launch vehicle, with a payload of 5 metric tons.
Zenit-2 was military surveillance satellite, a derivate from manned Vostok spacecraft, and the Soviet Union's first spy satellite. First Zenit-2 was launched on April 26, 1962 using official codename Cosmos-4.