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Soyuz 3

soyuz3

Crew:
    Georgi Beregovoi [1], Commander

Backup Crew:
    Vladimir Shatalov

Launch:
    Location: Baikonur
    Date: 26 October 1968
    Time: 08:34:18 UTC

Landing:
    Date: 30 October 1968
    Time: 07:25:03 UTC

Duration: 3 days, 22 hours, 50 minutes, 45 seconds

Call Sign: Argon

An unmanned Soyuz 2 was launched on 25 October 1968. It served as a target for Soyuz 3. Soyuz 2 reentered on 28 October.

Soyuz 3 made three attempts to dock with Soyuz 2, but was unsuccessful each time.

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