VENERA 10 DESCENT CRAFT

Launch Details
Launched 13 June 1975
Flight ended 24 October 1975
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 8423
COSPAR ID 1975-054D
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1975 Jun 14 Launch from Site 81/24 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome
1975 Oct 23 Landing craft separated from orbiter
1975 Oct 23 Orbiter enter orbit around Venus
1975 Oct 25 Lander descended into Venus's atmosphere
1975 Oct 25 Lander made soft landing on Venus's surface
1975 Oct 25 Lander returned images from the surface of Venus
1975 Oct 25 Lander mission ended, 65 minutes after landing
1976 Jun 1 Last contact with orbiter

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73.26°W
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