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Crew
Glazkov Gorbatko

07 February 1977 16:12 GMT. Duration: 17.73 days. Call Sign: Terek (Terek - river in the Caucasus). Backup Crew: Berezovoi, Lisun. Support Crew: Kozelsky, Preobrazhensky. Nation: USSR. Launch Site: Baikonur . Launch Vehicle: Soyuz 11A511U. Program: Almaz. Class: Manned. Type: Spacecraft. Spacecraft: Soyuz 7K-T/A9. Payload: Soyuz 7K-T(A9) s/n 66. Mass: 6,800 kg. Perigee: 226 km. Apogee: 264 km. Inclination: 51.6 deg. Period: 89.3 min. References: 1 , 2 , 6 , 32 , 33 .

Almaz right exteriorAlmaz right exterior - Aft view of the Almaz, showing the propellant tanks and the '11F668' article number on its side.

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