17/07/1975 Apollo 18 & Soyuz 19 make first US/USSR linkup in space
Acoplamento Apollo 18 e Soyuz 19
Apollo 18 Soyuz 19 docking (1975)
The mission included both joint and separate scientific experiments and provided useful engineering experience for future joint US–Russian space flights, such as the Shuttle-Mir Program and the International Space Station. ASTP was the last manned US space mission until the first Space Shuttle flight in April 1981.
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