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Mykhailo Yangel

Putting into circulation : 7 October 2011
Technical Specifications
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5 silver (Ag 925) 15.55 33,0 proof smooth with in-depth legends 5000 5000

Series: Outstanding Personalities of Ukraine
The coin is dedicated to Mykhailo Kuzmych (Mikhail Kuzmich) YANGEL, an outstanding scientist in the area of mechanics, designer of space missiles, founder of a scientific design school of missilery.
Retail price, Hryvnas: 812

Obverse: above there is the Small Coat of Arms of Ukraine with the semicircular legend НАЦІОНАЛЬНИЙ БАНК УКРАЇНИ (National Bank of Ukraine); lower there is a conventionalized composition representing the shot of the first `Kosmos` launch vehicle and the first artificial satellite developed by the OKB-586 Design Bureau (nowadays Pivdenne (Yuzhnoye) Design Bureau); to the right indicated are the coin face value and issue year 5/ГРИВЕНЬ/2011 (5/hryvnias/2011).
Reverse: there is a portrait of Mykhailo Yangel; to the left thereof there is the inscription 1911-/1971 (Yangel`s life years); to the right there is the inscription МИХАЙЛО ЯНГЕЛЬ (Mykhailo Yangel).
Designer: Mykola Kochubei
Engraver: Volodymyr Demianenko , Volodymyr Atamanchuk