NASA Photo ID: S75-20361           File Name: 10076421.jpg
Film Type: 4x5                     Date Taken: 02/27/75
Title: American crew patch of the ASTP mission
Description:
This is the American crew patch of the joint U.S.-USSR Apollo Soyuz Test 
Project (ASTP) scheduled for July 1975. Of circular design, the patch as a 
colored border area, outlined in red, with the names of the five crewmen
and  the words Apollo in English and Soyuz in Russian around an artist's
concept  of the Apollo and Soyuz spacecraft about to dock in Earth orbit.
The bright  Sun and the blue and white Earth are in the background. The
white stars on  the blue background represent American Astronauts Thomas P.
Stafford, Vance  D. Brand, and Donald K. Slayton. The dark gold stars on
the red background  represent Soviet Cosmonauts Aleskey A. Leonov, and
Valeriy N. Kubasov.             
Subject terms:
APOLLO SOYUZ TEST PROJECT               
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