Soyuz T-12

USSR


International Flight nº: 99

Earth orbit Flight nº: 96

USSR launch Flight nº: 58


Launch & orbit data:

Designation 15119 / 84073A
Launch date - time 17 Jul 1984 - 17:40:54 UT
Launch site Baikonur, LC31
Launch vehicle  Soyuz 11A511U2
OKB name - S/N° Soyuz 7K-ST s/nº18L
Mass (kg) 7020
Flight Crew (EP-4) Dzhanibekov, Vladimir (CDR)
Savitskaya, Svetlana (FE)
Volk, Igor (CR)
Call Sign Pamir (Pamir mountains)
Backup crew Vasyutin, Irina, Savinykh
Earth orbit on :
   - Perigee / Apogee 282 x 309 km
   - Inclination 51.6°
   - Period 88.6 min

Docking & landing data:

Docking date - time 18 Jul 1984 - 19:16:35 UT
Target spacecraft/port Salyut 7/aft
Undocking date - time 29 Jul 1984 - 09:38 UT
Deorbit burn date - time 
Landing date - time 29 Jul 1984 - 12:55:30 UT
Landing location 47°N, 67°E
148 km southeast of Dzheskasgan
Flight Duration (d:hr:min) 11d 19h 15m
Nbr orbits 186

Flight Crew

Nr. Surname Given name Job Duration
1  Dzhanibekov  Vladimir Aleksandrovich  Commander 11d 19h 15m 
2  Savitskaya  Svetlana Yevgeniyevna  Flight engineer 11d 19h 15m 
3  Volk  Igor Petrovich  Research cosmonaut 11d 19h 15m 

Flight

Docked with Salyut 7. EVA by Dzhanibekov and Savitskaya on 25.07.1984 (3h 35m); first EVA of a woman; welding work.

Transported a crew comprising ship′s commander V A Dzhanibekov, flight engineer S E Savitskaya and cosmonaut-research I P Volk to the Salyut-7 orbital station to conduct scientific and technical studies and experiments.


Astrophilately covers:

Soyuz T12

Launch and undocking cancel Baikonur, signed by crew.



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