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Progress 16



Automatic cargo spacecraft Progress 16 was launched by the USSR from the Baikonur cosmodrome aboard a Soyuz rocket. It carried fuel and other cargo to the Salyut 7 space station and was deorbited on December 14, 1982 at 17:17 GMT.

Alternate Names

  • 13638
  • Progress16

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1982-10-31
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)


  • Resupply/Refurbishment/Repair

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

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