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06/06/1971 Soyuz 11 is launched

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Death of a Cosmonaut - Soyuz 1 - last transmission of Vladimir Komarov

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Expedition 16 (Soyuz TMA-11) launch

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Soyuz TMA-11 Launch

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Soyuz 11 Disaster, 1971

Soyuz 11 was the only manned mission to board the world's first space station, Salyut 1. The mission ended in disaster when the crew capsule depressurized during preparations for re-entry, killing the three-man crew. The three crew members of Soyuz 11 are the only humans known to have died in space.
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