|Mission duration||188 days, 21 hours, 41 minutes, 15 seconds|
|Launch mass||7,150 kilograms (15,760 lb)|
|Crew size||3 up|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||July 27, 1992, 06:08:42UTC|
|End of mission|
|Landing date||February 1, 1993, 03:49:57UTC|
|Landing site||near Dzhezkazgan|
|Perigee altitude||196 kilometres (122 mi)|
|Apogee altitude||216 kilometres (134 mi)|
|Docking with Mir|
Soyuz TM-15 was the 15th expedition to the Mir space station. It included spationaut Michel Tognini from France. The Soyuz TM-15 flight set what was then a new Soyuz spacecraft on orbit endurance record.
|Position||Launching crew||Landing crew|
|Commander|| Anatoly Solovyev|
|Flight Engineer|| Sergei Avdeyev|
|Research Cosmonaut|| Michel Tognini
Michel Tognini, passenger aboard Soyuz- TM 15, was the third Frenchman to visit a space station. He conducted ten experiments using 300 kg of equipment delivered by Progress-M flights. Tognini spent 2 weeks in space as part of ongoing space cooperation between Russia and France.
- The full mission report is available here: http://www.spacefacts.de/mission/english/soyuz-TM-15.htm
- "Soyuz TM-15". Astronautix.com. Retrieved 2017-11-22.