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Soyuz TM BO


Russian manned spacecraft module. 34 launches, 1986.05.21 (Soyuz TM-1) to 2002.04.25 (Soyuz TM-34). Lightweight male/female docking system with flange-type probe, internal transfer tunnel. Kurs automatic rendezvous and docking system . Living section.

Collar Length: 0.22 m. Probe Length: 0.50 m. Base Diameter: 1.35 m. Ring Diameter: 1.35 m. Kurs automatic rendezvous and docking system with two Kurs antennae, no tower. One window, BO separated before retrofire (changed to after retrofire after Soyuz TM-5 aborted re-entry burn).

Habitable Volume: 5.00 m3.

AKA: Bytovoy otsek.
Gross mass: 1,450 kg (3,190 lb).
Height: 2.98 m (9.77 ft).
Diameter: 2.26 m (7.41 ft).

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  • Soyuz TM Russian manned spacecraft. 34 launches, 1986.05.21 (Soyuz TM-1) to 2002.04.25 (Soyuz TM-34). More...

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