Section 4 - First German Spaceflight - Panel 1
A few images and documents from the life of Sigmund Jähn, the first German to fly into space.
The images were cut out and rectified from photographs I took at the exhibition.
Sigmund Jähn curriculum
"Gautschbrief" of Sigmund Jähn, the traditional professional certificate of the printing profession.
Young Sigmund Jähn with his father
As a freshman on course to become officer of the East-German Air Force
Sigmund Jähn with his mother
Sigmund with his wife Erika
MiG pilot Jähn
Hunting - a hobby