6th Test Department

6-е Испытательное Управление

Military Unit: 96630

Activated 25.1.67 in Leninsk, Kzyl-Orda Oblast, under the Baikonur Test Center (5th NIIP).

Department for test and development of the N-1 launcher, and later the Energia/Buran system.

Organisation 1967:

Organisation 1980:

Organisation 1985:

30.11.89 renamed 3rd Center for Tests and Application of Space Means.

Disbanded 1995.

HQ at Site 113 (45 54 59N, 63 16 55E).