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Soyuz 34



Soyuz 34 was launched unmanned by the USSR from the Baikonur cosmodrome in order to return with the crew of Soyuz 32 after the failure of Soyuz 33 to dock with the Salyut 6 space station. It was recovered on August 19, 1979 at 12:30 GMT.

Alternate Names

  • 11387
  • Soyuz34

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1979-06-06
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 2nd Generation (Longer) Upper Stage
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 6800 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)


  • Human Crew

Additional Information

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