VENERA 7

Launch Details
Launched 16 August 1970
Flight ended 14 December 1970
Status Decayed
Destination Venus Impact
Launch site Tyuratam Missile and Space Center, Kazakhstan (Also known as Baikonur Cosmodrome)
Owner Commonwealth of Independent States (former USSR)
NORAD ID 4489
COSPAR ID 1970-060A
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1970 Aug 17 Launch from Site 31/6 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome
1970 Dec 15 Successful separation of landing probe from spacecraft bus
1970 Dec 15 Entry into Venusian atmosphere
1970 Dec 15 Spacecraft made first soft landing onto the surface of another planet
1970 Dec 15 Mission ended successfully

Launched alongside

SL-6 R/B SL-6 PLAT

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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