Stafford and Leonov Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (ASTP) Handshake

     

Stafford and Leonov Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (ASTP) Handshake

Astronaut Thomas P. Stafford (in foreground) and Cosmonaut Aleksei A. Leonov make their historic handshake in space on July 17, 1975 during the joint U.S.-USSR Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (ASTP) docking in Earth orbit mission. This picture was made from a frame of 16mm motion picture film.

Image Number: S75-29432
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