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Soyuz-T 2



Soyuz T-2 was a test flight of the new Soyuz T manned Soviet spacecraft that carried cosmonauts Malyshev and Aksenov to dock with the Salyut 6 space station. It was recovered June 9, 1980 at 12:40 GMT.

Alternate Names

  • 11825
  • SoyuzT-2

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1980-06-05
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 2nd Generation (Longer) Upper Stage
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 7000 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)


  • Human Crew

Additional Information

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