Salyut 7

USSR


Launch, orbit & landing data:

Designation 13138 / 82033A
Launch date - time 19 Apr 1982 - 19:45 UT
Launch site Baikonur, LC-200/40
Launch vehicle  Proton-K
Mass (kg) 40 000 kg
Earth orbit on :
   - Perigee / Apogee 219 / 278 km
   - Inclination 51.6°
   - Period 89.2 min
Entry ignition date - time 07 Feb 1991 - 02:44 UT
Reentry location 34.9S 63.8W Argentina
(ensemble Salyut-7/Cosmos 1686)
Flight Duration (d:hr:min) 3185d 06h 59m
Nbr orbits 


Summary:

Orbital second-generation space station (two docking ports, permitting to resupply and/or refuel). Unsuccessful attempt of docking of "Soyuz-T8"  . Work of crews of piloting spacecrafts and docking with cargo spacecrafts: "Soyuz-T5" , "Progress-13" , "Soyuz-T6" , "Progress-14" , "Soyuz-T7" , "Progress-15" , "Progress-16" ; "Cosmos-1443" , "Soyuz-T9" , "Progress-17" , "Progress-18" ; "Soyuz-T10" , "Progress-19" , "Soyuz-T11" , "Progress-20" , "Progress-21" , "Progress-22" , "Soyuz-T12" , "Progress-23" ; "Soyuz-T13" , "Progress-24" , "Cosmos-1669" , "Soyuz-T14" , "Cosmos-1686"  . Flight of crew of "Soyuz-T15"  from station "Mir"  and back.


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