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Progress 12

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 1981-007A

Description

Automatic cargo ship Progress 12 was launched by the Soviets from the Baikonur cosmodrome aboard a Soyuz rocket. It delivered various cargos to the Salyut 6 space station and deorbited on March 29, 1981 at 16:59 GMT.

Alternate Names

  • 12152
  • Progress12
  • 1981-007A

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1981-01-24
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 2nd Generation (Longer) Upper Stage
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 7020 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown U.S.S.R

Discipline

  • Resupply/Refurbishment/Repair

Additional Information

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