SOYUZ 9                          MANNED FLIGHT                                     USSR

The crew set a new space flight duration record. The mission began with the first night launch in manned space flight history.


Adrian G. Nikolaev


Commander

credit:

LAUNCH :

19.00 GMT

Baikonour

Kazakhstan / USSR

LC-1

Jun.1 / 1970

11.25.05

17:21:46

SPACECRAFT :


Soyuz 7K-OK

LAUNCH VEHICLE :

Soyuz 11A511

LANDING :

11.59 GMT


USSR

75 km W of Karaganda

Jun.19 / 1970

designed by :     Michael May         copyright  2005

MANNEDSPACEFLIGHT    CHRONOLOGY

FLIGHT DATA :

Inclination

51.72°

Altitude

208 /220,6 km

Duration

17d16h58m

Orbits

286

Vitali I. Sevastianov


Flight Engineer

Soyuz 9 crew during TV-transmission

Flight no.  037



MANNED SPACE FLIGHT    1960īs   1970īs   

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