Soyuz 36

USSR


International Flight nº: 73

Earth orbit Flight nº: 70

USSR launch Flight nº: 42

Interkosmos-5 flight

Launch & orbit data:

Designation 11811 / 80041A
Launch date - time 26 May 1980 - 18:20:39 UT
Launch site Baikonur, LC31
Launch vehicle  Soyuz 11A511U
OKB name - S/N° Soyuz 7K-T s/n 52
Basic shape  Sphere-cylinder + 2 wings
Dimension (m) 7.5 long, 2.3 to 2.72 dia
Mass (kg) 6800? kg
Flight Crew (EP-5) Kubasov, Valeri N. (CDR)
Farkas, Bertalan (CR)
Call Sign Orion
Backup crew Dzhanibekov V., Magyari
Earth orbit on May 26.8:
   - Perigee / Apogee 191 x 265 km
   - Eccentricity 0.006
   - Inclination 51.60°
   - Period 89.00 min
Patch Soyuz 36

Docking & landing data:

Docking date - time 27 May 1980 - 19:56 UT
Target spacecraft/port Salyut 6/aft
Undocking date - time 04 Jun 1980 - 16:39 UT
Redocking date - time 04 Jun 1980 - 18:09 UT
Target spacecraft/port Salyut 6/fore
Undocking date - time 31 Jul 1980 - 11:55 UT
Landing date - time 31 Jul 1980 - 15:15:02 UT
Landing location 46° N, 69° E
Flight Duration (d:hr:min) 65d 20h 54m 23s (65.88 days)
Nbr orbits 
Landing crew Gorbatko, Pham Tuân
 (crew S-37)

Flight Crew

Nr. Surname Given name Job Duration Orbits
1  Kubasov  Valeri Nikolayevich  Commander 7d 20h 46m  124 
2  Farkas  Bertalan  Research cosm. - Hungary 7d 20h 46m  124 

Kubasov and Farkas landed with Soyuz 35 on 3 Jun 1980

Mission details:



Kubasov and Farkas


Astrophilately covers:

Soyuz 36

New launch cancel Baikonur, signed by crew.

Soyuz 36

Launch cancel Baikonur, and special Hungarian board-cancel: 30 580, registered send.


Soyuz 36

Undocking date cancel Baikonur, signed by crew.



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