What are facts about the first space station?
Some facts are- It is used for astronauts to stay in space for a long period of time -Used for longer research -that maybe someday people could live on the moon
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It was a Russian Space Station. It was decommissioned and de-orbited in 2001. A few Mir facts: * Mir (Мир) is Russian for peace or world * Mir was the first continuously staffed space station * It was in orbit for almost 15 years, occupied for 12 years and continuously manned for 10 years * The normal crew size was three, but it could accommodate six * Astronauts from 13 different station stayed at Mir
MIR is Russian for "peace or world". It was a Russian space station that was the first inhabited space station in space. It was in operation from 1986 til 2001 when it's orbit was allowed to degenerate and burnt up in the Earths atmosphere. It should not be confused with the International Space Station or ISS which is a separate space station. See related links for more information