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Cargo spacecraft "Progress-33"


BRIEFLY ABOUT CARGO
Registration number 1987-094A / 18568
Time and date of launch (UTC) 23h.47m.    November 20, 1987
Launch site Baikonur, LC 1
Launch vehicle Soyuz U2
Mass (kg) 7020
Orbital parameters:
   - inclination (degrees) 51.6
   - period (minutes) 91.2
   - perigee (km) 326
   - apogee (km) 343
Time and date of entry ignition (UTC) 12h.56m.    December 19, 1987
Duration 28d.13h.
Distance (km)
Number of revolutions around Earth 451
Summary Delivery of cargo to the orbital station "Mir"  



TIMELINE
Date Time (UTC) Spaceship's revo-
lution number
Station's revo-
lution number
Explanation
Nov 20, 1987 23:47:12 1 Mir:10083 Lift-off cargo "Progress-33" .
Nov 23, 1987 01:39:13 34 Mir:10116 Docking of "Progress-33"   to module "Kvant"   of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM3" .
Dec 19, 1987 08:15:46 449 Mir:10531 Undocking of "Progress-33"   from module "Kvant"   of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM3" .
Dec 19, 1987 12:56:00 452 Mir:10534 Deorbit burn of "Progress-33" .
Dec 19, 1987 13:37 452 Mir:10534 End of existence of "Progress-33" .

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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