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Soyuz 7K-T BO


Russian manned spacecraft module. 23 launches, 1972.06.26 (Cosmos 496) to 1981.05.14 (Soyuz 40). Lightweight male/female docking system with roller-type probe, internal transfer tunnel (Collar Length: 0.22 m. Probe Length: 0. Living section.

50 m. Base Diameter: 1.35 m. Ring Diameter: 1.35 m). Igla automatic rendezvous and docking system with lightweight antennae, single-dish tower. Four windows, BO separated after retrofire.

Habitable Volume: 5.00 m3.

AKA: Bytovoy otsek.
Gross mass: 1,350 kg (2,970 lb).
Height: 2.98 m (9.77 ft).
Diameter: 2.26 m (7.41 ft).

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  • Soyuz 7K-T Russian manned spacecraft. 23 launches, 1972.06.26 (Cosmos 496) to 1981.05.14 (Soyuz 40). More...

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