MARS 6 DESCENT CRAFT

Launch Details
Launched 4 August 1973
Flight ended 11 March 1974
Status Decayed
Destination Mars Impact
Launch site Tyuratam Missile and Space Center, Kazakhstan (Also known as Baikonur Cosmodrome)
Owner Commonwealth of Independent States (former USSR)
NORAD ID 7223
COSPAR ID 1973-052D
Observing

Timeline

1973 Aug 5 Launch from Baikonur 81/23
1974 Mar 12 Separation of lander from spacecraft bus
1974 Mar 12 Flyby of Mars by spacecraft bus
1974 Mar 12 Crash landing of decent module on surface of Mars
1974 Mar 12 Mission ended

Fairfield

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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