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Cargo spacecraft "Progress M"


BRIEFLY ABOUT CARGO
Registration number 1989-066A / 20191
Time and date of launch (UTC) 03h.09m.    August 23, 1989
Launch site Baikonur, LC 1
Launch vehicle Soyuz U2
Mass (kg) 7250
Orbital parameters:
   - inclination (degrees) 51.6
   - period (minutes) 88.5
   - perigee (km) 187
   - apogee (km) 217
Time and date of entry ignition (UTC) 10h.32m.    December 01, 1989
Duration 100d.07h.
Distance (km)
Number of revolutions around Earth 1565
Summary Delivery of cargo to the orbital station "Mir"  



TIMELINE
Date Time (UTC) Spaceship's revo-
lution number
Station's revo-
lution number
Explanation
Aug 23, 1989 03:09:32 1 Mir:20160 Lift-off cargo "Progress M" .
Aug 25, 1989 05:19:01 34 Mir:20193 Docking of "Progress M"   to fore (transitional) unit of station "Mir" .
Sep 05, 1989 21:38:03 1 Mir:20375 Lift-off spacecraft "Soyuz-TM8"   (crew: Viktorenko,   Serebrov ).
Sep 07, 1989 22:25:26 33 Mir:20407 Docking of spacecraft "Soyuz-TM8"   (crew: Viktorenko,   Serebrov ) to module "Kvant"   of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Progress M" .
Oct 18, 1989 16:53:40 1
Lift-off Shuttle, mission "STS-34"   (crew: Williams,   McCulley,   Lucid,   Baker,   Chang-Diaz ).
Oct 23, 1989 15:31:45 79
Deorbit burn of Shuttle, mission "STS-34"   (crew: Williams,   McCulley,   Lucid,   Baker,   Chang-Diaz ).
Oct 23, 1989 16:34:01 80
Landing of Shuttle, mission "STS-34"   (crew: Williams,   McCulley,   Lucid,   Baker,   Chang-Diaz ).
Nov 23, 1989 00:23:30 1
Lift-off Shuttle, mission "STS-33"   (crew: Gregory,   Blaha,   Carter,   Musgrave,   Thornton ).
Nov 26, 1989 13:01:41 1 Mir:21648 Lift-off module "Kvant-2"   of orbital station "Mir" .
Nov 27, 1989 23:10:52 78
Deorbit burn of Shuttle, mission "STS-33"   (crew: Gregory,   Blaha,   Carter,   Musgrave,   Thornton ).
Nov 28, 1989 00:31:02 79
Landing of Shuttle, mission "STS-33"   (crew: Gregory,   Blaha,   Carter,   Musgrave,   Thornton ).
Dec 01, 1989 09:02:23 1565 Mir:21724 Undocking of "Progress M"   from fore (transitional) unit of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM8" .
Dec 01, 1989 10:32:00 1566 Mir:21725 Deorbit burn of "Progress M" .
Dec 01, 1989 11:21 1566 Mir:21725 End of existence of "Progress M" .

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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