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Soyuz 37



Soyuz 37 was a manned Soviet mission launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome carrying cosmonauts Viktor Gorbatko (USSR) and Pham Tuan (Vietnam) to the Salyut 6 space station. This was the sixth international crew of the Intercosmos program. It returned the crew of Soyuz 35 to Earth on October 11, 1980 at 9:50 GMT.

Alternate Names

  • 11905
  • Soyuz37

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1980-07-23
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 2nd Generation (Longer) Upper Stage
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 6570 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)


  • Human Crew

Additional Information

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