SOYUZ 1                           MANNED FLIGHT                               USSR

Vladimir Komarov was killed due to a crash of the Soyuz-capsule, because the landing parachute failed during descent of the spacecraft. During the flight the Soyuz suffered multiple technical problems wich forced a unplanned early landing.

Vladimir M. komarov

Commander

credit:

LAUNCH :

00.35 GMT

Baikonour

Kazakhstan / USSR

LC-1

Apr.23 / 1967

8.14.05

15:21:24

SPACECRAFT :


Soyuz7K-OK

LAUNCH VEHICLE :

Soyuz 11A511

LANDING :

03.23 GMT


USSR

near Orenburg

Apr.24 / 1967

designed by :     Michael May         copyright  2005

MANNED SPACE FLIGHT   

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Flight no.  023

FLIGHT DATA :

Inclination

51.72

Altitude

203.1/221.1 km

Duration

1d02h47m

Orbits

18

Vladimir Komarov