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Russian- US handshake in space

Title
Russian- US handshake in space
Genre
News report; Special
TX Date
Jul 1975
Year of production
1975
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Duration
00:05:52
Description
A historic handshake took place in space between a US Astronaut and a Russian Cosmonaut during a joint Apollo and Soyuz mission. This report live from Houston’s Space Centre describes the event in detail as it happens. It is an event well staged, and also good for international relations. American male reporter not identified.
Contributors
None Identified
Keywords
USA; USSR; International relations; Space exploration; Astronauts

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