The first journey of three astronauts together to space

October 12, 1964 – The first journey of three astronauts together to space

October 12, 1964 – The first journey of three astronauts together to space

Following the triumph of the Vostok launchings that had put the first human in space, the Soviets developed the first spacecraft capable of carrying more than one crew member. On Oct. 12, 1964, Voskhod 1 carried three cosmonauts into Earth orbit.