SOYUZ 31                      MANNED FLIGHT                                     USSR

Third international Intercosmos mission and the 4rd visiting crew to Salyut 6. The crew conducted several scientific experiments in and earth observations .Bykovski and Jaehn returned with Soyuz 29.

Valeri F.

Bykovski

CDR

USSR

LAUNCH :

14.51 GMT

Baikonour

Kazakhstan / USSR

LC-1

Aug. 26 / 1978

12.11.05

14:48:19

SPACECRAFT :


Soyuz 7K-T

LAUNCH VEHICLE :

Soyuz 11A511U

SPACECRAFT  LANDING :

11.04 GMT


USSR

140 km SE of Dzheskaskan

Nov. 11 / 1978

designed by :     Michael May         copyright  2005

MANNEDSPACEFLIGHT    CHRONOLOGY

FLIGHT DATA :

Inclination

51.62°

Altitude

193 /243 km

Duration (Crew)

7d20h49m

Orbits (Crew)

124

Sigmund W.P.

Jaehn

RSC

GDR (East Germany)

Flight no.  066

Docking to:

Salyut 6

MANNED SPACE FLIGHT    1960´s   1970´s   

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Salyut 6 from Soyuz 31

credit: S.Jähn

L a n d i n g   C r e w :

Vladimir V. Kovalyonok


Aleksandr S. Ivanchenkov