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Cargo spacecraft "Progress M-34"


BRIEFLY ABOUT CARGO
Registration number 1997-014A / 24757
Time and date of launch (UTC) 16h.04m.05s.   April 06, 1997
Launch site Baikonur, LC 1
Launch vehicle Soyuz U
Mass (kg) 7156
Orbital parameters:
   - inclination (degrees) 51.6
   - period (minutes) 88.6
   - perigee (km) 196
   - apogee (km) 240
Time and date of entry ignition (UTC) 05h.34m.58s.   July 02, 1997
Duration 86d.13h.
Distance (km)
Number of revolutions around Earth 1352
Summary Delivery of cargo to the orbital station "Mir" . When redocking encounter with station "Mir" happened (Jun 25, 1999, 09:10 UT).



TIMELINE
Date Time (UTC) Spaceship's revo-
lution number
Station's revo-
lution number
Explanation
Apr 06, 1997 16:04:05 1 Mir:63587 Lift-off cargo "Progress M-34" .
Apr 08, 1997 17:30:01 34 Mir:63619 Docking of "Progress M-34"   to module "Kvant"   of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM25" .
Apr 08, 1997 17:31:18 63
Deorbit burn of Shuttle, mission "STS-83"   (crew: Halsell,   Still,   Voss,   Gernhardt,   Thomas,   Crouch,   Linteris ).
Apr 08, 1997 18:34:11 64
Landing of Shuttle, mission "STS-83"   (crew: Halsell,   Still,   Voss,   Gernhardt,   Thomas,   Crouch,   Linteris ).
Apr 29, 1997 05:10
Mir:63938 Beginning of the PE-23 EVA ( Tsibliyev,   Linenger ); station "Mir" .
Apr 29, 1997 10:09
Mir:63942 Ending of EVA ( Tsibliyev,   Linenger ), duration 4:58:30; station "Mir" .
May 15, 1997 08:07:48 1 Mir:64190 Lift-off Shuttle, mission "STS-84"   (crew: Precourt,   Collins,   Clervoy,   Noriega,   Lu,   Kondakova,   Foale ).
May 17, 1997 02:33:20 29 Mir:64218 Docking of "STS-84"   mission spacecraft (crew: Precourt,   Collins,   Clervoy,   Noriega,   Lu,   Kondakova,   Foale ) to module "Kristall"   (oriented along axis -Z) of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM25"   - "Progress M-34" .
May 22, 1997 01:03:56 106 Mir:64295 Undocking of "STS-84"   mission spacecraft (crew: Precourt,   Collins,   Clervoy,   Noriega,   Lu,   Kondakova,   Linenger ) from module "Kristall"   (oriented along axis -Z) of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM25"   - "Progress M-34" .
May 24, 1997 12:23:33 145 Mir:64333 Deorbit burn of Shuttle, mission "STS-84"   (crew: Precourt,   Collins,   Clervoy,   Noriega,   Lu,   Kondakova,   Linenger ).
May 24, 1997 13:28:36 145 Mir:64334 Landing of Shuttle, mission "STS-84"   (crew: Precourt,   Collins,   Clervoy,   Noriega,   Lu,   Kondakova,   Linenger ).
Jun 24, 1997 10:22:45 1231 Mir:64816 Undocking of "Progress M-34"   from module "Kvant"   of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM25" .
Jun 25, 1997 09:10 1246 Mir:64831 While attempt of redocking, cargo spacecraft "Progress M-34"   encountered with module "Spektr"   of station "Mir" . Module now is lost because of depressurization.
Jul 01, 1997 18:02:00 1
Lift-off Shuttle, mission "STS-94"   (crew: Halsell,   Still,   Voss,   Gernhardt,   Thomas,   Crouch,   Linteris ).
Jul 02, 1997 05:34:58 1353 Mir:64937 Deorbit burn of "Progress M-34" .
Jul 02, 1997 06:31:50 1353 Mir:64938 End of existence of "Progress M-34" .

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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