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Cargo spacecraft "Progress M-12"


BRIEFLY ABOUT CARGO
Registration number 1992-022A / 21946
Time and date of launch (UTC) 21h.29m.25s.   April 19, 1992
Launch site Baikonur, LC 1
Launch vehicle Soyuz U2
Mass (kg) 7250
Orbital parameters:
   - inclination (degrees) 51.6
   - period (minutes) 92.2
   - perigee (km) 373
   - apogee (km) 394
Time and date of entry ignition (UTC) 23h.21m.00s.   June 27, 1992
Duration 69d.01h.
Distance (km)
Number of revolutions around Earth 1078
Summary Delivery of cargo to the orbital station "Mir"  



TIMELINE
Date Time (UTC) Spaceship's revo-
lution number
Station's revo-
lution number
Explanation
Apr 19, 1992 21:29:25 1 Mir:35318 Lift-off cargo "Progress M-12" .
Apr 21, 1992 23:21:59 34 Mir:35351 Docking of "Progress M-12"   to fore (transitional) unit of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM14" .
May 07, 1992 23:40:00 1
Lift-off Shuttle, mission "STS-49"   (crew: Brandenstein,   Chilton,   Thuot,   Thornton,   Hieb,   Akers,   Melnick ).
May 10, 1992 20:32 46
Beginning of EVA ( Thuot,   Hieb ); the 1st [of 4] EVA of the mission "STS-49" .
May 11, 1992 00:15 49
Ending of EVA ( Thuot,   Hieb ), duration 3:43; mission "STS-49" .
May 11, 1992 21:01 62
Beginning of EVA ( Thuot,   Hieb ); the 2nd [of 4] EVA of the mission "STS-49" .
May 12, 1992 02:31 66
Ending of EVA ( Thuot,   Hieb ), duration 5:30; mission "STS-49" .
May 13, 1992 21:13 94
Beginning of EVA ( Thuot,   Hieb,   Akers ); the 3rd [of 4] EVA of the mission "STS-49" . 3 astronauts first are in open space at the same time!
May 14, 1992 05:42 99
Ending of EVA ( Thuot,   Hieb,   Akers ), duration 8:29; mission "STS-49" .
May 14, 1992 21:07 109
Beginning of EVA ( Akers,   Thornton ); the 4th [of 4] EVA of the mission "STS-49" .
May 15, 1992 04:52 114
Ending of EVA ( Akers,   Thornton ), duration 7:45; mission "STS-49" .
May 16, 1992 19:55:15 140
Deorbit burn of Shuttle, mission "STS-49"   (crew: Brandenstein,   Chilton,   Thuot,   Thornton,   Hieb,   Akers,   Melnick ).
May 16, 1992 20:58:34 141
Landing of Shuttle, mission "STS-49"   (crew: Brandenstein,   Chilton,   Thuot,   Thornton,   Hieb,   Akers,   Melnick ).
Jun 25, 1992 16:12:23 1
Lift-off Shuttle, mission "STS-50"   (crew: Richards,   Bowersox,   Dunbar,   Baker,   Meade,   DeLucas,   Trinh ).
Jun 27, 1992 21:34:44 1078 Mir:36395 Undocking of "Progress M-12"   from fore (transitional) unit of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM14" .
Jun 27, 1992 23:21:00 1079 Mir:36396 Deorbit burn of "Progress M-12" .
Jun 28, 1992 00:02:51 1079 Mir:36396 End of existence of "Progress M-12" .

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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