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Russia's Crewed Soyuz Space Capsule Explained (Infographic)

The workhorse Soyuz spacecraft have been flying for nearly 45 years.
The workhorse Soyuz spacecraft have been flying for nearly 45 years.
(Image: © Karl Tate, SPACE.com Contributor)

Russia's workhorse Soyuz spacecraft have been flying for nearly 45 years, ferrying first cosmonauts into orbit, then branching out to launch NASA astronauts and spaceflyers from many countries on trips to the International Space Station. Learn all about Russia's Soyuz space capsule in this SPACE.com infographic.

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