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Soyuz 18
(Salyut 4-2)

Crew:
    Pyotr Klimuk [2], Commander
    Vitali Sevastyanov [2], Flight Engineer

Backup Crew:
    Vladimir Kovalyonok
    Yuri Ponomaryov

Launch:
    Location: Baikonur
    Date: 24 May 1975
    Time: 14:58:10 UTC

Landing:
    Date: 26 July 1975
    Time: 14:18:18 UTC
    Location: 51° 0' N, 68° 0' E

Docking:
    Salyut 4, 25 March 1975 21:30 UTC - 26 July 1975 10:56 UTC

Duration: 62 days, 23 hours, 20 minutes, 8 seconds

Call Sign: Kavkaz (Caucasus)

The cosmonauts worked in the Salyut 4 space station. It was during their stay that Soyuz 19 and the American Apollo 18 conducted joint operations.

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