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Cargo spacecraft "Progress-16"


BRIEFLY ABOUT CARGO
Registration number 1982-107A / 13638
Time and date of launch (UTC) 11h.20m.    October 31, 1982
Launch site Baikonur, LC 1
Launch vehicle Soyuz U
Mass (kg) 7020
Orbital parameters:
   - inclination (degrees) 51.6
   - period (minutes) 88.8
   - perigee (km) 186
   - apogee (km) 246
Time and date of entry ignition (UTC) 17h.17m.    December 14, 1982
Duration 44d.05h.
Distance (km)
Number of revolutions around Earth 696
Summary Delivery of cargo to the orbital station "Salyut-7"  



TIMELINE
Date Time (UTC) Spaceship's revo-
lution number
Station's revo-
lution number
Explanation
Oct 31, 1982 11:20:36 1 Salyut-7:3085 Lift-off cargo "Progress-16" .
Nov 02, 1982 13:22 34 Salyut-7:3118 Docking of "Progress-16"   to aft (aggregative) unit of orbital complex "Salyut-7"   - "Soyuz-T7" .
Nov 11, 1982 12:19:00 1
Lift-off Shuttle, mission "STS-5"   (crew: Brand,   Overmyer,   Allen,   Lenoir ).
Nov 16, 1982 13:35? 81
Deorbit burn of Shuttle, mission "STS-5"   (crew: Brand,   Overmyer,   Allen,   Lenoir ).
Nov 16, 1982 14:34:29 82
Landing of Shuttle, mission "STS-5"   (crew: Brand,   Overmyer,   Allen,   Lenoir ).
Dec 10, 1982 15:45 1781 Salyut-7:3717 Undocking of spacecraft "Soyuz-T7"   (crew: Berezovoy,   Lebedev ) from fore (transitional) unit of orbital complex "Salyut-7"   - "Progress-16" .
Dec 10, 1982 18:15? 1783 Salyut-7:3718 Deorbit burn of spacecraft "Soyuz-T7"   (crew: Berezovoy,   Lebedev ).
Dec 10, 1982 19:02:36 1784 Salyut-7:3719 Landing of spacecraft "Soyuz-T7"   (crew: Berezovoy,   Lebedev ).
Dec 13, 1982 15:32 680 Salyut-7:3764 Undocking of "Progress-16"   from aft (aggregative) unit of station "Salyut-7" .
Dec 14, 1982 17:17 697 Salyut-7:3781 Deorbit burn of "Progress-16" .
Dec 14, 1982 18:05? 697 Salyut-7:3781 End of existence of "Progress-16" .

Sources:
  Mission Control Center (TsUP) from 2007
  Alexander Zheleznyakov
  Spaceflight now
  journal "Novosti Kosmonavtiki" ("News of Cosmonautics") from 1993 till our time
  journal "Kosmonavtika, astronomiya" ("Cosmonautics, astronomy") 1983-1991 years
  book "Evolution of vehicle-creating and cosmonautics in the USSR" by Valentin P. Glushko, Moscow, 1987
  Jonathan's Space Report
  and many other people and editions
  


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