Soyuz (spacecraft)

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Soyuz
Soyuz TMA-7 spacecraft2edit1.jpg
Soyuz spacecraft (TMA version)
ManufacturerKorolev/RKK Energia
Kintra o originSoviet Union, Roushie
OperatorSoviet space programme (1967–91)
Roushie Federal Space Agency (1991 onwards)
ApplicationsCarry cosmonauts tae orbit an back; oreeginally intendit for Soviet Moonshot
Specifications
Design lifeUp tae sax months docked tae station
RegimeLaw Yird orbit (circumlunar spaceflight during early programme)
Production
StatusIn service
First launchSoyuz 1, 1967

Soyuz (Roushie: Сою́з IPA: [sɐˈjʉs], Union) is a series o spacecraft designed for the Soviet space programme bi the Korolyov Design Bureau (nou RKK Energia) in the 1960s that remains in service the day.