Cancelled Spaceflights

L3-2

USSR

Planning data

Launch date (planned):  1970

Crew

No.   Surname Given names Position
1  Bykovsky  Valeri Fyodorovich  Commander
2  Rukavishnikov  Nikolai Nikolayevich  Flight Engineer

Double Crew

No.   Surname Given names Position
1  ?    Commander
2  ?    Flight Engineer

Mission objectives

Planned as the second Soviet lunar landing mission. The first L3 mission probably was planned for somewhere in 1969 or 1970, if the first launches of the N1 rocket had been successful in 1969. They were not, and the program began slipping.

Drawings

 

©      

Last update on November 08, 2009.