Accession Number : AD0740354

Title :   Scientific and Technical Experiments on Board 'Soyuz-9',

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Sevastyanov,V. I.

Report Date : 25 JAN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : The flight engineer of 'SOYUZ-9' V. I. Sevast'yanov briefly describes some of the experiments conducted by the crew during the 18-day flight. Three main areas were examined during the flight - testing of space technology and life support systems during a long-term flight; study of the crew capabilities and study of readaption to gravity; accomplishment of extensive complex of scientific, technical, medical-biological studies and experiments. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SPACE FLIGHT, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH), (*MANNED SPACECRAFT, USSR), ORBITS, SPACE NAVIGATION, STAR TRACKERS, SPACE ENVIRONMENTS, SPACECRAFT CAMERAS, PHOTOGRAPHIC RECONNAISSANCE, EXPERIMENTAL DATA

Subject Categories : Astronautics
      Manned Spacecraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE