Crew of 6h mission to Mir space station

Crew of 6h mission to Mir space station

C007/5017 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.2MB

Downloadable file size: 1.2MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Sixth crew of the Mir space station. Crew members of the Soyuz TM-6 mission pose next to a mock-up of the Mir ('Peace') space station. The crew members are (left to right): commander Vladimir Lyakhov (b.1941) from Russia, Afghani cosmonaut Abdul Ahan Mohmand (b.1959); and pilot Vladimir Polyakov (b.1942). Soyuz TM-6 was launched on 29 August 1988. Polyakov remained on Mir when Lyakhov and Mohmand returned in the already-docked Soyuz TM-5 capsule on 7 September. Polyakov would later stay in orbit for longer than any other person, a period of 437 days in 1994-95. Photographed in April 1988.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1988, abdul, afghan, afghani, ahan, cosmonaut, crew, flight, lyakhov, mir, mission, mohmand, novosti, peace, polyakov, russian, sixth, soviet, soyuz, space, spaceflight, square, station, three, tm-6, trio, vladimir

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.