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Cargo spacecraft "Progress M-16"


BRIEFLY ABOUT CARGO
Registration number 1993-012A / 22530
Time and date of launch (UTC) 18h.32m.    February 21, 1993
Launch site Baikonur, LC 1
Launch vehicle Soyuz U2
Mass (kg) 7250
Orbital parameters:
   - inclination (degrees) 51.7
   - period (minutes) 88.7
   - perigee (km) 189
   - apogee (km) 234
Time and date of entry ignition (UTC) 10h.50m.    March 27, 1993
Duration 33d.16h.
Distance (km)
Number of revolutions around Earth 526
Summary Delivery of cargo to the orbital station "Mir"  



TIMELINE
Date Time (UTC) Spaceship's revo-
lution number
Station's revo-
lution number
Explanation
Feb 21, 1993 18:32:23 1 Mir:40113 Lift-off cargo "Progress M-16" .
Feb 23, 1993 20:17:56 34 Mir:40146 Docking of "Progress M-16"   to module "Kvant"   of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM16" .
Mar 26, 1993 06:50:00 509 Mir:40621 Undocking of "Progress M-16"   from module "Kvant"   of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM16" .
Mar 26, 1993 07:06:03 509 Mir:40621 Docking of "Progress M-16"   to module "Kvant"   of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM16" .
Mar 27, 1993 04:23:56 523 Mir:40635 Undocking of "Progress M-16"   from module "Kvant"   of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM16" .
Mar 27, 1993 10:50:00 527 Mir:40639 Deorbit burn of "Progress M-16" .
Mar 27, 1993 11:35? 527 Mir:40639 End of existence of "Progress M-16" .

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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