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Cargo spacecraft "Progress M-6"


BRIEFLY ABOUT CARGO
Registration number 1991-002A / 21053
Time and date of launch (UTC) 14h.50m.27s.   January 14, 1991
Launch site Baikonur, LC 1
Launch vehicle Soyuz U2
Mass (kg) 7250
Orbital parameters:
   - inclination (degrees) 51.6
   - period (minutes) 88.4
   - perigee (km) 188
   - apogee (km) 205
Time and date of entry ignition (UTC) 17h.14m.00s.   March 15, 1991
Duration 60d.02h.
Distance (km)
Number of revolutions around Earth 941
Summary Delivery of cargo to the orbital station "Mir"  



TIMELINE
Date Time (UTC) Spaceship's revo-
lution number
Station's revo-
lution number
Explanation
Jan 14, 1991 14:50:27 1 Mir:28112 Lift-off cargo "Progress M-6" .
Jan 16, 1991 16:35:23 34 Mir:28145 Docking of "Progress M-6"   to module "Kvant"   of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM11" .
Jan 23, 1991 10:59
Mir:28251 Beginning of the 2nd [of 4] PE-8 EVA ( Afanasyev,   Manarov ); station "Mir" .
Jan 23, 1991 16:32
Mir:28254 Ending of EVA ( Afanasyev,   Manarov ), duration 5:33; station "Mir" .
Jan 26, 1991 09:00
Mir:28296 Beginning of the 3rd [of 4] PE-8 EVA ( Afanasyev,   Manarov ); station "Mir" .
Jan 26, 1991 15:20
Mir:28300 Ending of EVA ( Afanasyev,   Manarov ), duration 6:20; station "Mir" .
Feb 07, 1991 03:44 50202 Salyut-7:50202 End of existence of complex "Salyut-7"   - "Kosmos-1686" .
Feb 07, 1991 03:44 30368 Salyut-7:50202 End of existence of TLS "Kosmos-1686"   in complex with station "Salyut-7" .
Mar 15, 1991 12:46:41 939 Mir:29050 Undocking of "Progress M-6"   from module "Kvant"   of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-TM11" .
Mar 15, 1991 17:14:00 942 Mir:29053 Deorbit burn of "Progress M-6" .
Mar 15, 1991 18:07:26 942 Mir:29053 End of existence of "Progress M-6" .

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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