According to the museum, "The Apollo-Soyuz test project marked a brief thaw in the Cold War and the first time that the two rivals cooperated in a manned space mission."
Over the course of the project, the crews from the two spacecraft visited each others' vessels, ate together and worked on joint projects.
Click here to read the related story on the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum and click here to check out the entire Road Trip 2010 package.
June 29, 2010 10:00 AM PDT
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