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Cargo spacecraft "Progress-28"

Registration number 1987-023A / 17564
Time and date of launch (UTC) 11h.14m.    March 03, 1987
Launch site Baikonur, LC 1
Launch vehicle Soyuz U2
Mass (kg) 7000
Orbital parameters:
   - inclination (degrees) 51.6
   - period (minutes) 88.9
   - perigee (km) 185
   - apogee (km) 254
Time and date of entry ignition (UTC) 03h.01m.    March 28, 1987
Duration 24d.15h.
Distance (km)
Number of revolutions around Earth 388
Summary Delivery of cargo to the orbital station "Mir"  

Date Time (UTC) Spaceship's revo-
lution number
Station's revo-
lution number
Mar 03, 1987 11:14:05 1 Mir:5942 Lift-off cargo "Progress-28" .
Mar 05, 1987 12:42:36 34 Mir:5975 Docking of "Progress-28"   to aft (aggregative) unit of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM2" .
Mar 26, 1987 05:06:48 359 Mir:6300 Undocking of "Progress-28"   from aft (aggregative) unit of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM2" .
Mar 28, 1987 03:01:01 389 Mir:6330 Deorbit burn of "Progress-28" .
Mar 28, 1987 03:49 389 Mir:6330 End of existence of "Progress-28" .

  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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