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Soyuz 36
(Salyut 6, VE-6)
(Fifth International Mission)

soyuz36  soyuz36-salyut6

Crew:
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        Valeri Kubasov [3], Commander
        Bertalan Farkas [1], Research Cosmonaut (Hungary)
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        Viktor Gorbatko (Soyuz 37)
        Pham Tuan (Soyuz 37)

Backup Crew:
    Vladimir Dzhanibekov
    Bela Magyari (Hungary)

Launch:
    Location: Baikonur
    Date: 26 May 1980
    Time: 18:20:39 UTC

Landing:
    Date: 31 July 1980
    Time: 15:15:02 UTC

Docking:
    aft unit of Salyut 6, 27 May 1980 19:56 UTC - 4 June 1980 16:39 UTC
    fore unit of Salyut 6, 4 June 1980 17:09 UTC - 31 July 1980 11:55 UTC

Duration: 65 days, 20 hours, 54 minutes, 23 seconds

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This crew worked aboard the Salyut 6 space station. This mission marked the first Hungarian in space.

 


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