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Soviet spacecraft returns safely

By Compiled From Wire Service Dispatches With Analysis From Monitor Correspondents Around The World, Edited By Anne Shutt / August 30, 1982


The crew for Soviet spacecraft Soyuz T-5 made a soft landing Saturday at 11: 04 a.m. EDT.

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One of the crew was Svetlana Savitskaya, the Soviet Union's second woman cosmonaut. The Soyuz T-5 capsule bearing Mrs. Savitskaya, mission commander Col. Leonid Popov, and engineer Alexander Serebrov undocked earlier from the Salyut-7 , leaving aboard cosmonauts Anatoly Berezovoy and Valentin Lebedev.