Soyuz T-2

USSR


International Flight n: 74

Earth orbit Flight n: 71

USSR launch Flight n: 43


Launch, orbit & landing data:

Designation 11825 / 80045A
Launch date - time 5 Jun 1980 - 14:19:30 UT
Launch site Baikonur, LC1
Launch vehicle  Soyuz 11A511U
OKB name - S/N Soyuz 7K-ST s/n 7L
Mass (kg) 6850
Flight Crew (EP-7) Malyshev, Yuri (CDR)
Aksyonov, Vladimir (FE)
Call Sign Yupiter (Jupiter )
Backup crew Kizim, Makarov
Earth orbit on :
   - Perigee / Apogee 195 / 232 km
   - Inclination 51.6°
   - Period 88.7 min

Docking & landing data:

Docking date - time 06 Jun 1980 - 15:58 UT
Target spacecraft/port Salyut 6/aft
Undocking date - time 09 Jun 1980 - 09:20 UT
Landing date - time 9 Jun 1980 - 12:39:00 UT
Landing location 46N, 69E
200 km southeast of Dzheskasgan
Flight Duration (d:hr:min) 3d 22h 19m
Nbr orbits 62

Flight Crew

Nr. Surname Given name Job Duration Orbits
1  Malyshev  Yuri Vasiliyevich  Commander 3d 22h 19m  62 
2  Aksyonov  Vladimir Viktorovich  Flight engineer 3d 22h 19m  62 

Flights

Testflight of new developed Soyuz-T-spacecraft; docking on Salyut 6; after separation inspection flight around the spacestation.
Summary: Test flight of new Soyuz T; docked with Salyut 6. Conducted testing and development of on-board systems in the improved Soyuz T series transport vehicle under piloted conditions.
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