Soyuz T-8

USSR


International Flight nº: 90

Earth orbit Flight nº: 87

USSR launch Flight nº: 53


Launch, orbit & landing data:

Designation 14014 / 83035A
Launch date - time 20 Apr 1983 - 13:10:54 UT
Launch site Baikonur, LC1
Launch vehicle  Soyuz 11A511U (s/n 372)
OKB name - S/N° Soyuz 7K-ST s/n°13L
Mass (kg) 6850
Flight Crew Titov, Vladimir (CDR)
Strekalov, Gennadi (FE)
Serebrov, Aleksandr (CR)
Call Sign Okean (Ocean )
Backup crew Lyakhov V., Aleksandrov A., Savinykh
Earth orbit on :
   - Perigee / Apogee 200 / 230 km
   - Inclination 51.6°
   - Period 88.6 min
Landing date - time 22 Apr 1983 - 13:28:42 UT
Landing location 51°N, 68°E
60 km northeast of Arkalyk
Flight Duration (d:hr:min) 2:00:18
Nbr orbits 32

Flight Crew

Nr. Surname Given name Job Duration
1  Titov  Vladimir Georgiyevich  Commander 2d 00h 18m 
2  Strekalov  Gennadi Mikhailovich  Flight engineer 2d 00h 18m 
3  Serebrov  Aleksandr Aleksandrovich  Flight engineer 2d 00h 18m 

Back-up Crew

Irina Pronina (Savitskaja back-up) was dismissed in the original planned crew, because of internal political reasons.

Mission details:


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