SOYUZ 26                      MANNED FLIGHT                                     USSR

First resitend crew of the Salyut 6 space station. The crew achieved a new space flight duration record and got visits from Soyuz 27, Soyuz 28 and the first cargo spaceship Progress 1. Grechko performed one spacewalk. Crew landed with Soyuz 27.

Yuri V. Romanenko


Commander

credit:

LAUNCH :

01.18 GMT

Baikonour

Kazakhstan / USSR

LC-1

Dec.10 / 1977

12.9.05

15:48:47

SPACECRAFT :


Soyuz 7K-T

LAUNCH VEHICLE :

Soyuz 11A511U

SPACECRAFT  LANDING :

11.24 GMT


USSR

265 km W of Tselinograd

Jan. 16 / 1978

designed by :     Michael May         copyright  2005

MANNEDSPACEFLIGHT    CHRONOLOGY

FLIGHT DATA :

Inclination

51.64°

Altitude

195 /235 km

Duration (Crew)

96d10h00m

Orbits (Crew)

1522

Georgi M. Grechko


Flight Engineer

Flight no.  061

Docking to:

Salyut 6

MANNED SPACE FLIGHT    1960īs   1970īs   

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Soyuz 26 crew just before lift-off

Progress 1

L a n d i n g   C r e w :

Vladimir A. Dzhanibekov


Oleg G. Makarov