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Space shuttle. Soyuz. And now, Crew Dragon. Once @SpaceX’s new ride arrives at the @Space_Station  with @Astro_Doug  & @AstroBehnken , it will become the 3rd vehicle to ever deliver crew members to the orbiting laboratory. Watch history happen as we #LaunchAmerica  on May 27!

50 years ago, Neil Armstrong traveled to the Soviet Union, invited by the USSR Academy of Sciences. His trip symbolized the warming relationship between the two space superpowers that led to the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project in 1975.

Meanwhile, the Soyuz rocket is like, "Put me in coach, I'm ready to play today."

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With now just hours to go before tomorrow's launch, we're taking a look back at the history of crewed spaceships. You've heard of the Apollo and Soyuz capsules, probably -- but what about the Voskhod??

It will be the first astronaut launch from Florida since Atlantis closed out the space shuttle program in 2011, and the first American-made capsule to carry people into orbit since the Soyuz'>Apollo-Soyuz mission in 1975.​

A Soyuz booster and Fregat upper stage successfully carried a missile warning satellite into orbit Friday for the Russian military. FULL STORY:

#OnThisDay in 2019 @astro_timpeake 's soyuz spacecraft returned to the Science Museum after a national tour. In this guide, Tim Peake tells us more about the Soyuz TMA-19M descent module that took him to the @Space_Station  & brought him safely home to Earth

Today the Russian Aerospace Forces operational crew successfully launched the Soyuz-2.1b carrier rocket with a Ministry of Defense spacecraft onboard — 🚀 🛰️ At the designated time, the spacecraft was injected into the final orbit

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It looked a bit like a bright comet streaking towards the horizon over Australia, but orbit watchers say it was actually the third stage of a Soyuz'>Russian Soyuz rocket:

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On May 24, President Nixon and Premier Kosygin signed the Agreement Concerning Cooperation in the Exploration and Use of Outer Space for Peaceful Purposes, paving the way for the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project in 1975. Image: Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum / NARA

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LIVE FROM SPACE: Soyuz spacecraft carrying astronaut Chris Cassidy and two crewmates arrives at the @Space_Station .

The Soyuz crew ship carrying the Exp 63 crew is flying around the station closing in on its docking port on the space station. #AskNASA  |

LIVE NOW: Humans are launching to the @Space_Station ! Tune in to watch a trio of astronauts, including Chris Cassidy of @NASA_Astronauts , launch at 4:05am ET aboard a Soyuz rocket for a six-hour journey to their new home:

And another spectacular shot of spacewalker Oleg Kononenko working outside the Soyuz orbital module preparing to begin inspection work as the Earth passes below. #AskNASA  |

This Nov. 14 timelapse shows the supermoon rising over the Soyuz launch pad as the next crew prepares for their journey to space station.

The #supermoon  is seen rising behind the Soyuz rocket that will launch the next crew to the space station from Kazakhstan on Nov. 17.

The remnants of #Soyuz 's fiery plunge through the atmosphere. Congratulations on a successful landing #SoyuzTMA17M !

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USA to Russia: “We’re imposing sanctions on you!! But please still allow us on your Soyuz so we can reach our Space Station"

Day 282. Soyuz silhouette and #sunset  colors of our magnificent #Earth . #GoodNight  from @space_station ! #YearInSpace 

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