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Spacecraft "Soyuz-T15"


BRIEFLY ABOUT SPACECRAFT
Registration number 1986-022A / 16643
Time and date of launch (UTC) 12h.33m.09s.   March 13, 1986
Launch site Baikonur, LC 1
Launch vehicle Soyuz-U2
Spacecraft mass (kg) 7020
Orbital parameters:
   - inclination (degrees) 51.6
   - period (minutes) 91.5
   - perigee (km) 331
   - apogee (km) 366
Time and date of landing (UTC) 12h.34m.05s.   July 16, 1986
Place of landing 55 km NE of Arkalyk
Duration 125d.00h.00m.56s.
Distance (km) 83.7 million
Number of revolutions around Earth 1972
Summary 1st expedition to orbital station "Mir" . Flight of Leonid Kizim and Vladimir Solovyov from "Mir"   to "Salyut-7"   and again to "Mir"   on spacecraft "Soyuz T-15". Docking with and unloading of cargo spacecrafts "Progress-25" , "Progress-26" . Automatic docking of pilotness "Soyuz TM".



CREW
Ord.
num.
Status Main Backup Reserved
1 Cdr
PE-5/SLT7,PE-1/MIR
Kizim, Leonid Denisovich Viktorenko, Aleksandr Stepanovich Solovyov, Anatoli Yakovlevich
2 FE
PE-5/SLT7,PE-1/MIR
Solovyov, Vladimir Alekseyevich Aleksandrov, Aleksandr Pavlovich Serebrov, Aleksandr Aleksandrovich
Call sign Mayak (Beacon)


TIMELINE
Date Time (UTC) Spaceship's revo-
lution number
Station's revo-
lution number
Explanation
Mar 13, 1986 12:33:09 1 Mir:343
Salyut-7:22466
Lift-off spacecraft "Soyuz-T15"   (crew: Kizim,   Solovyov ).
Mar 15, 1986 13:38:42 33 Mir:375
Salyut-7:22498
Docking of spacecraft "Soyuz-T15"   (crew: Kizim,   Solovyov ) to fore (transitional) unit of station "Mir" .

Crew of station "Mir"   after docking: Kizim,   Solovyov.
Mar 19, 1986 10:08:25 1 Mir:436 Lift-off cargo "Progress-25" .
Mar 21, 1986 11:16:01 34 Mir:469 Docking of "Progress-25"   to aft (aggregative) unit of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-T15" .
Apr 20, 1986 19:24:08 512 Mir:947 Undocking of "Progress-25"   from aft (aggregative) unit of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-T15" .
Apr 21, 1986 00:00:00 515 Mir:950 Deorbit burn of "Progress-25" .
Apr 21, 1986 00:48:30 515 Mir:950 End of existence of "Progress-25" .
Apr 23, 1986 19:40:05 1 Mir:994 Lift-off cargo "Progress-26" .
Apr 26, 1986 21:26:06 50 Mir:1043 Docking of "Progress-26"   to aft (aggregative) unit of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Soyuz-T15" .
May 05, 1986 12:12:09 837 Mir:1179
Salyut-7:23302
Undocking of spacecraft "Soyuz-T15"   (crew: Kizim,   Solovyov ) from fore (transitional) unit of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Progress-26" .

There is nobody at the station "Mir" .
May 06, 1986 16:57:52 856 Mir:1198
Salyut-7:23321
Docking of spacecraft "Soyuz-T15"   (crew: Kizim,   Solovyov ) to aft (aggregative) unit of orbital complex "Salyut-7"   - "Kosmos-1686" .

Crew of station "Salyut-7"   after docking: Kizim,   Solovyov.
May 21, 1986 08:21:51 1 Mir:1429 Launch of spacecraft "Soyuz-TM1" (without crew).
May 23, 1986 10:11:45 34 Mir:1462 Docking of spacecraft "Soyuz-TM1" (without crew) to fore (transitional) unit of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Progress-26" .
May 28, 1986 05:43
Mir:1538
Salyut-7:23661
Beginning of the 1st [of 2] PE-5 EVA ( Kizim,   Solovyov ); station "Salyut-7" .
May 28, 1986 09:33
Mir:1540
Salyut-7:23663
Ending of EVA ( Kizim,   Solovyov ), duration 3:50; station "Salyut-7" .
May 29, 1986 09:22:45 128 Mir:1556 Undocking of spacecraft "Soyuz-TM1" (without crew) from fore (transitional) unit of orbital complex "Mir"   - "Progress-26" .
May 30, 1986 04:26 140 Mir:1568 Deorbit burn of spacecraft "Soyuz-TM1" (without crew).
May 30, 1986 05:18:08 141 Mir:1569 Landing of spacecraft "Soyuz-TM1" (without crew).
May 31, 1986 04:57
Mir:1584
Salyut-7:23707
Beginning of the 2nd [of 2] PE-5 EVA ( Kizim,   Solovyov ); station "Salyut-7" .
May 31, 1986 09:57
Mir:1588
Salyut-7:23711
Ending of EVA ( Kizim,   Solovyov ), duration 5:00; station "Salyut-7" .
Jun 22, 1986 18:25:00 948 Mir:1941 Undocking of "Progress-26"   from aft (aggregative) unit of station "Mir" .
Jun 23, 1986 18:41:01 964 Mir:1957 Deorbit burn of "Progress-26" .
Jun 23, 1986 19:30? 964 Mir:1957 End of existence of "Progress-26" .
Jun 25, 1986 14:58:00 1644 Mir:1986
Salyut-7:24109
Undocking of spacecraft "Soyuz-T15"   (crew: Kizim,   Solovyov ) from aft (aggregative) unit of orbital complex "Salyut-7"   - "Kosmos-1686" .

There is nobody at the station "Salyut-7" .
Jun 26, 1986 19:46:07 1663 Mir:2005
Salyut-7:24128
Docking of spacecraft "Soyuz-T15"   (crew: Kizim,   Solovyov ) to fore (transitional) unit of station "Mir" .

Crew of station "Mir"   after docking: Kizim,   Solovyov.
Jul 16, 1986 09:09:50 1971 Mir:2313
Salyut-7:24437
Undocking of spacecraft "Soyuz-T15"   (crew: Kizim,   Solovyov ) from fore (transitional) unit of station "Mir" .

There is nobody at the station "Mir" .
Jul 16, 1986 11:45? 1972 Mir:2314
Salyut-7:24438
Deorbit burn of spacecraft "Soyuz-T15"   (crew: Kizim,   Solovyov ).
Jul 16, 1986 12:34:05 1973 Mir:2315
Salyut-7:24439
Landing of spacecraft "Soyuz-T15"   (crew: Kizim,   Solovyov ).

Sources:
  Mission Control Center (TsUP) from 2007
  CBS News
  Spaceflight now
  Alexander Zheleznyakov
  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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