Soyuz spacecraft

Soyuz spacecraft

For the safety of astronauts aboard the international space station, there is a protocol for evacuation in case of station failure. In case this protocol is followed they will escape via an emergency escape pod which will be a Soyuz spacecraft attached to the space station. The Soyuz design was used to launch the first man into space and it is regarded as the cheapest and safest method for space travel.

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