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Soyuz LV
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Family: R-7. Country: Russia. Status: Hardware. Other Designations: Vostok. Library of Congress Designation: A-2. Department of Defence Designation: SL-4. ASCC Reporting Name: Sapwood. Article Number: 11A514.

Version of Soyuz launcher with increased payload, designed to launch Soyuz R military reconnaisance satellite. Cancelled along with the Soyuz R project in 1966. Unknown differences to standard Soyuz to reach payload requirement of circa 6700 kg to 65 degree orbit.


LEO Payload: 6,700 kg. to: 200 km Orbit. at: 65.0 degrees.

Soyuz 11A514 Chronology

- 1964 Duing the year -


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