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Cargo spacecraft "Progress-39"


BRIEFLY ABOUT CARGO
Registration number 1988-114A / 19728
Time and date of launch (UTC) 04h.11m.    December 25, 1988
Launch site Baikonur, LC 1
Launch vehicle Soyuz U2
Mass (kg) 7240
Orbital parameters:
   - inclination (degrees) 51.6
   - period (minutes) 88.8
   - perigee (km) 187
   - apogee (km) 238
Time and date of entry ignition (UTC) 12h.49m.    February 07, 1989
Duration 44d.08h.
Distance (km)
Number of revolutions around Earth 699
Summary Delivery of cargo to the orbital station "Mir"  



TIMELINE
Date Time (UTC) Spaceship's revo-
lution number
Station's revo-
lution number
Explanation
Dec 25, 1988 04:11:37 1 Mir:16391 Lift-off cargo "Progress-39" .
Dec 27, 1988 05:35:10 33 Mir:16424 Docking of "Progress-39"   to module "Kvant"   of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM7" .
Feb 07, 1989 06:45:34 696 Mir:17087 Undocking of "Progress-39"   from module "Kvant"   of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM7" .
Feb 07, 1989 12:49:00 700 Mir:17091 Deorbit burn of "Progress-39" .
Feb 07, 1989 13:49 700 Mir:17091 End of existence of "Progress-39" .

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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