SOYUZ 33                      MANNED FLIGHT                                     USSR

International Intercosmos mission to Salyut 6 space station. Docking had to be aborted because of a major main engine failure of the craft. During the following ballistic reentry maneuvre to earth the crew suffered 9g.

Nikolai N.

Rukavishnikov

CDR

USSR

credit:

LAUNCH :

17.34 GMT

Baikonour

Kazakhstan / USSR

LC-1

Apr. 10 / 1979

12.11.05

19:24:08

SPACECRAFT :


Soyuz 7K-T

LAUNCH VEHICLE :

Soyuz 11A511U

LANDING :

16.35 GMT


USSR

320 km SE of Dzheskasgan

Apr. 12 / 1978

designed by :     Michael May         copyright  2005

MANNEDSPACEFLIGHT    CHRONOLOGY

FLIGHT DATA :

Inclination

51.61°

Altitude

194 /261 km

Duration (Crew)

1d23h01m

Orbits (Crew)

125

Georgi

Ivanov

RSC

Bulgaria

Flight no.  068

Docking to:


MANNED SPACE FLIGHT    1960īs   1970īs   

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Soyuz 33 approaching Salyut 6