February 14, 2009

Russia’s Progress docks with ISS

Russia's Progress cargo ship has docked successfully with the International Space Station, space officials said Friday.

The Progress M-66 carried 2.75 tons of cargo such as food, water, fuel, equipment, gifts and a second computerized spacesuit, Flight Control Center told Itar-Tass.

The current ISS crew includes Russian cosmonaut Yuri Lonchakov and NASA astronauts Michael Fincke and Sandra Magnus.