NASA Photo ID: S75-25615           File Name: 10076496.jpg
Film Type: 4x5 BW                  Date Taken: 04/01/75
Title: Soviet Soyuz spacecraft seen during prelaunch preparations in U.S.S.R.
Description:
The Soviet Soyuz spacecraft for the Apollo Soyuz Test Project (ASTP)
mission  is seen during prelaunch preparations at the Baykonur launch
complex near  Tyuratam in the Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic. The
Baykonur launch  facility is located some 2,100 kilometers (about 1,300
miles) southeast of  Moscow. The three major components of the Soyuz
spacecraft are the Orbital  Module (top), Descent Vehicle (in middle) and
the Instrument Assembly Module  (at bottom with solar panels).               

Subject terms:
APOLLO SOYUZ TEST PROJECT               
FACILITIES                              
LAUNCHING SITES                         
PREFLIGHT OPERATIONS                    
SOYUZ SPACECRAFT                        
U.S.S.R.                                
U.S.S.R. SPACE PROGRAM                  

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