Soyuz 15

USSR


International Flight n: 52

Earth orbit Flight n: 50

USSR launch Flight n: 22


Launch, orbit & landing data:

Designation 07421 / 74067A
Launch date - time 26 Aug 1974 - 19:58:05 UT
Launch site Baikonur, LC1
Launch vehicle  Soyuz 11A511
OKB name - S/N Soyuz 7K-T/A9 s/n 63
Basic shape  Sphere-cylinder + 2 wings
Dimension (m) 7.5 long, 2.2 dia
Mass (kg) 6570? kg
Flight Crew Sarafanov, Gennadi V. (CDR)
Demin, Lev S. (FE)
Call Sign Dunai (Danube River)
Backup crew Volynov, Zholobov
Earth orbit on Aug 27.1:
   - Perigee / Apogee 173 x 236 km
   - Eccentricity 0.005
   - Inclination 51.62°
   - Period 88.62 min
Landing date - time 28 Aug 1974 - 20:10:16 UT
Landing location 51N, 71E
48km SW of Tselinograd
Flight Duration (d:u:min) 02:00:12:11 (2.01 days)
Nbr orbits 32

Flight Crew

Nr. Surname Given name Job Duration Orbits
1  Sarafanov  Gennadi Vasiliyevich  Commander 2d 00h 12m  32 
2  Dyomin  Lev Stepanovich  Flight engineer 2d 00h 12m  32 

Backup Crew: Volynov, Zholobov. Support Crew: Rozhdestvensky, Zudov.

Mission details:


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