Describing the salyut 1
The craft was describe as being 20 min length 4m in diameter and 99 cubic cm interior space.
salyut 1 diagram
This a diagram of the soviet.
inside salyut 1
This how it look inside of the Salyut and how it was
Their where 3 people in the salyut 1.
The purpose of salyutThe whole main purpose of salyut 1 was to study the effects of long duration in space flight on the human body and to take photos of the earth from space.
What happen to the crew
On june 29,the crew where transfer back to the salyut 11 and began to return to earth .A disaster struck when a ventilation valve was jolted open duration the re-entry, depressuring the interior of the ship.The cosmonauts at the time did not wear suits while in flight ,so all 3 were tragically killed .As a resulted ,served changes were made to soviet policy but they could not be implemented while salyut 1 was still orbiting .No further trips were made to the station.