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Class Sub-Class Type of record Performance Date Claimant Status Regionsort descending ID
Space records K-2 Greatest mass lifted to altitude 4 713 kg Valentina Vladimirovna Terechkova (URS) ratified - current record World 9334
Space records K_Absolute Absolute distance 64 257 264 km 16 Mar 1978 Yuri Victorovich Romanenko (URS) ratified - superseded since approved World 9286
Space records K_Absolute Assembled mass of spaceships linked in flight 342 622,5 kg 22 Aug 2007 Sts-118 And Iss 13.a.1. Crews Members (-i-) ratified - superseded since approved World 14790
Space records P_Absolute Duration 13 d 19 h 30 min 4 sec 09 Jul 1992 Sts-50 Crew (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 16917
Space records P-2 Altitude in elliptical orbit 325,643 km 04 Jul 1982 Sts-4 Crew (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9842
Space records K-2 Assembled mass of spaceships linked in flight 20 977 kg 24 Jul 1975 Thomas P. Stafford (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9568
Space records K-3 Greatest mass landed on the celestial body 8 257,6 kg 21 Apr 1972 John Watts Young (USA) ratified - current record World 2301
Space records K_Absolute Greatest mass lifted to altitude 127 980 kg Frank Borman (USA) ratified - retired by changes of the sporting code World 2318
Space records K-2 Altitude in elliptical orbit 327 km Yuri Alexeevitch Gagarine (URS) ratified - current record World 9327
Space records K_Absolute Assembled mass of spaceships linked in flight 264 432,8 kg 18 Oct 2002 Sts-112 And Iss Crews (-i-) ratified - superseded since approved World 7541
Space records K_Absolute Extravehicular duration in space 5 h 52 min 09 Dec 1988 Team/Crew ratified - superseded since approved World 9807
Space records K_Absolute Duration 54 h 20 min 52 sec 14 Apr 1981 Sts-1 Crew (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9249
Space records K_Absolute Duration 59 d 11 h 09 min 29 sec 25 Sep 1973 Alan LaVern Bean (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9440
Space records K-3 Duration of a complete mission to a celestial body with return 244 h 36 min 25 sec Charles Conrad Jr. (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 2313
Space records K-2 Duration 190 h 55 min 14 sec Gordon L. Cooper (USA) ratified - superseded since approved World 9338
Space records K-3 Altitude above the earth's surface with or without maneuvres of the aerospacecraft 377 668,9 km Frank Borman (USA) ratified - current record World 19151

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