|Call sign:||Yastreb (Hawk)|
|Launch:||September 9, 1976 09:48 UTC|
|Landing:||September 23, 1976 07:40 UTC|
150km NW of Tselinograd
|Duration:||7 days 21 hrs 52 min|
Cosmonauts Valery Bykovsky and Valdimir Aksyonov spent a week in orbit photographing the surface of the Earth with a specially-built camera. It was hoped that these observations would assist in identifying resources and assisting in economic planning.
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