Soyuz (spacecraft) By harrison.brewer.2018 Nov 28, 1966 First unmanned Soyuz mission A series of spacecraft designed for the Soviet space program, and still in service today. Soyuz Apr 23, 1967 First manned Soyuz mission Vladimir Komarov died while attempting to land. Jan 15, 1969 Soyuz 5 was launched. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soyuz_5 Soyuz 5: the first docking of any two manned spacecraft of any kind. Apr 19, 1971 Salyut 1 launch Salyut 1 was the first space station of any kind. Salyut Program Jul 17, 1975 Apollo Soyuz Test Project first joint U.S.–Soviet space flight, and the last flight of an Apollo spacecraft. Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Jul 7, 1984 Svetlana Savitskaya http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Svetlana_Savitskaya The first woman to walk in space. She was carried by the spacecraft Soyuz T12. Apr 29, 1995 Docking with Mir http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ShuttleâMir_Program On June 29, Atlantis successfully docked with Mir, becoming the first US spacecraft to dock with a Russian spacecraft since the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project in 1975.