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Soyuz 32



Soyuz 32 was a manned Soviet mission launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome and carried cosmonauts V.A. Lyakhov and V.V. Ryumin to the Salyut 6 space station in order to conduct scientific investigations and experiments, and to do repair work. It returned to Earth unmanned and was recovered on June 15, 1979 at 16:18 GMT.

Alternate Names

  • 11281
  • Soyuz32

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1979-02-25
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 2nd Generation (Longer) Upper Stage
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 6600 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)


  • Human Crew

Additional Information

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