one of a series of Soviet earth-orbiting space stations, first launched in 1971.
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The Salyut programme was the first space station programme undertaken by the
Soviet Union, which consisted of a series of four crewed scientific research ...
Jul 26, 2012 ... Salyut 1, the first space station, paved the way for future manned orbital platforms
The Salyut name was later applied to both the DOS and Almaz stations, creating
the impression in the outside world that they were built by one designer.
Salyut development began in the 1960s and it became clear to western
observers as the program developed that there were distinct civil and military
Jan 11, 2010 ... Salyut, any of a series of Soviet space stations (of two designs), launched
between 1971 and 1982, that served as living quarters and scientific ...
An early series of Soviet space stations of which seven were launched over a
period of a decade beginning in 1971 with Salyut 1, the world's first space station.
Jul 9, 2016 ... Deorbited. Notes. Salyut-1 (Zarya). DOS-1. TsKBEM. April 19, 1971. 1. Oct. 11,
1971. The first crew docked but was not able to enter the station.
Description of the Salyut 1 space station, its onboard equipment and its mission,
together with a detailed diary of onboard events.