Soyuz T-2

USSR


International Flight nº: 74

Earth orbit Flight nº: 71

USSR launch Flight nº: 43


Launch, orbit & landing data:

Designation 11825 / 80045A
Launch date - time 05 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 x 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 09 Jun 1980 - 12:39:00 UT
Landing location 46°N, 69°E
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.

Astrophilately covers:

Soyuz T2

New launch cancel Baikonur.

Soyuz T2

Cosmic Mail: Cover on board of Salyut 6, with new five-side Salyut boardcancel and Soyuz-Salyut cancel. Signed by Malyshev, Aksyonov and Soyuz 35 crew: Popov and Ryumin.



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