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LEK VS
Russian manned spacecraft module. Study 1973. Ascent stage, carried a crew of three from the lunar surface to trans-earth trajectory. Contained within the pressurized cabin was a Soyuz descent module for reentry by the crew into the earth's atmosphere. Ascent stage - Carry crew and Soyuz descent module from lunar surface to trans-earth trajectory. Provide crew quarters and midcourse corrections during return journey from lunar surface to earth.

AKA: Vzletnaya stuplen. Status: Study 1973. Gross mass: 18,600 kg (41,000 lb). Height: 5.80 m (19.00 ft). Diameter: 3.10 m (10.10 ft).

Crew Size: 3.

Family: Manned spacecraft module. Country: Russia. Spacecraft: LEK. Propellants: N2O4/UDMH.



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