SOYUZ 19 EPSA              MANNED FLIGHT                                     USSR

First ever joint flight of a soviet spacecraft together in one mission with an U.S. spacecraft. One long duration dockin with Apollo ASTP for 52 hours and one short time docking using the Soyuz craft as active part. Crew rotation between Soyuz and Apollo were performed.

Aleksei A. Leonov


Commander

credit:

LAUNCH :

12.20 GMT

Baikonour

Kazakhstan / USSR

LC-1

Jul. 15 / 1975

11.24.05

20:04:51

SPACECRAFT :


Soyuz 7K-TM

LAUNCH VEHICLE :

Soyuz 11A511U

LANDING :

10.50 GMT


USSR

34 km NW of Arkalyk

Jul.21 / 1975

designed by :     Michael May         copyright  2005

MANNEDSPACEFLIGHT    CHRONOLOGY

FLIGHT DATA :

Inclination

51.78°

Altitude

186 /220 km

Duration

5d22h30m

Orbits

97

Valeri N. Kubasov


Flight Engineer

Flight no.  054

Docking to:

Apollo ASTP

MANNED SPACE FLIGHT    1960īs   1970īs   

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Soyuz 19 seen from Apollo ASTP