Soyuz TM-22/EuroMir 95

Neil Clifford (n.clifford1@physics.oxford.ac.uk)
Sun, 3 Sep 1995 12:40:01 +0100 (BST)

EuroMir95 is underway. This from Vladimir Agapov:

>Soyuz TM-22 was successfully launched at 0900:23.115UTC from LC1 of Baykonur
>cosmodrome by 11A511U2 Soyuz-U2 launcher. It was inserted into 199.35x235.36km,
>88.571min, 51.642deg orbit.

The following estimated tle is based on data for a nominal 3rd stage
separation (pseudo NORAD number):

Soyuz TM-22 
1 99995U          95246.38139184  .00377051  58377-6  13331-3 0    11
2 99995  51.6200 126.9236 0019280  90.9620 351.0768 16.23738281    14

Recent Mir tle is:

Mir
1 16609U 86017A   95244.18623794  .00003186  00000-0  49439-4 0  2206
2 16609  51.6452 137.1901 0003457  57.4512 302.6820 15.57334961544774

The DLR are running a home page for the mission on the web at

http://www.op.dlr.de/EUROMIR95/

but watch out they are fans of large in-line images!

regards,

Neil.