. Shatalov signed color postcard ( 4" x 5.1/2") with the portrait of the Soviet/ Russian cosmonaut Shatalov. Vladimir Aleksandrovich Shatalov (born December 8, 1927) is a former Soviet cosmonaut who flew three space missions of the Soyuz program: Soyuz 4, Soyuz 8, and Soyuz 10. From 1971 to 1987 he was Commander of Cosmonaut Training, and Director of the Cosmonaut Training Centre from then until 1991. This is very famous well know postcard, issued in Moscow, USSR by "Pravda" in 1969. The postcard in a good condition.