FAI Astronautic Records Commission (ICARE)

Sts-79 & Mir 22 (-i-)

Status 
ratified - superseded since approved
Zone 
World
Class 
Astronau (Space records)
Sub-Class 
K_Absolute (Absolute record for Astronautics)
Category 
General
Type of record 
Assembled mass of spaceships linked in flight
Performance 
234 800 kg
Date 
26 Sep 1996
Course / Location 
Earth Orbit
Claimant 
Sts-79 & Mir 22 (-i-)
Crew 
STS-79: William F. READDY, Terence W. WILOUTT, Thomas D. AKERS, Jerome APT, Carl E. WALZ, John E. BLAHA (USA) ; MIR-22: Yuri OHUFRIENKO, Yuri USACHEV (Russia), Lucid W. SHANNON (USA)
Aircraft 
Space Shuttle Orbiter "Atlantis" & Mir Orbital Complex
Aircraft manufacturer 
NASA