Soyuz (spacecraft)

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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
Design lifeUp tae sax months docked tae station
RegimeLaw Yird orbit (circumlunar spaceflight during early programme)
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.