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Fraser
2008-Jul-17, 08:50 PM
On July 17, 1975, something momentous and unprecedented happened: two Cold War-rivals met in space. The Apollo-Soyuz Test Project saw spacecraft from the United States and the Soviet Union docking together in space, ushering in a new era of cooperative ventures between the two countries that once were rivals in the "space race." Preparing [...]

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matthewota
2008-Jul-19, 03:28 PM
My graduation present to myself was to witness the launch of the US side of the program. It was the last Satrurn flow, albeit the smaller Saturn 1B vehicle. Nice bright yellow kerosene flame....

Warren Platts
2008-Jul-19, 10:20 PM
Definitely the end of an era. . . .