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Soyuz TM-29
(Mir EO-27)

soyuzTM29

Crew:
    Upload:
        Viktor Afanasyev [3], Commander
        Jean-Pierre Haigneré [2], Research Cosmonaut (France)
        Ivan Bella [1], Research Cosmonaut (Slovakia)
    Download:
        Viktor Afanasyev
        Jean-Pierre Haigneré
        Sergei Avdeyev (Soyuz TM-28)

Backup Crew:
    Saliszan Sharipov
    Claudie Haigneré (France)
    Michal Fulier (Slovakia)

Launch:
    Location: Baikonur
    Date: 20 February 1999
    Time: 04:18:01 UTC

Landing:
    Date: 28 August 1999
    Time: 00:34:20 UTC

Docking:
    fore unit of Mir, 22 February 1999 05:36 UTC - 27 August 1999 21:17 UTC

Duration: 188 days, 20 hours, 16 minutes, 19 seconds

Call Sign: Derbent

Mir Mission Designation: EO-27

This was the final planned Mir mission. Mir was to be de-orbited in late 1999 or early 2000. MirCorp and its proposed commercialization of Mir delayed this.

 


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