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Soyuz-TM 20



Soyuz TM-20, a Russian spacecraft, was launched from the Baykonur Cosmodrome to transport a crew of Russian/European cosmonauts and experimental apparatus to the Mir space station. Automatic docking proved troublesome for several minutes, and the module had to be coaxed manually by the crew commander to dock.

Alternate Names

  • 23288
  • SoyuzTM-20

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1994-10-03
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), Kazakhstan
Mass: 7150 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Russia)


  • Human Crew

Additional Information

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