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2010-06-30 12:55:00

The ISS Progress 38 cargo carrier launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on Wednesday at 11:35 a.m. EDT. Scheduled to dock with the International Space Station at 12:58 p.m. Friday, the unmanned Progress spaceship is loaded with 1,918 pounds of propellant, 110 pounds of oxygen and air, 220 pounds of water and 2,667 pounds of equipment, spare parts and experiment hardware. To make room for the ISS Progress 38, the Expedition 24 crew relocated the Soyuz TMA-19 spacecraft to the...

2010-02-05 06:50:00

The ISS Progress 36 unpiloted spacecraft docked to the aft port of the Zvezda service module of the International Space Station at 11:26 p.m. EST Thursday using the automated Kurs docking system. The new resupply ship brings to the orbiting laboratory 1,940 pounds of propellant, 106 pounds of oxygen and air, 926 pounds of water and 2,683 pounds of spare parts and supplies for the Expedition 22 crew. Flight Engineers Maxim Suraev and Oleg Kotov monitored the approach of Progress from Zvezda,...

2008-09-04 12:15:00

An unpiloted Russian resupply spacecraft will arrive at the International Space Station next week and the U.S. space agency plans to televise the event live. The Progress 30 spacecraft is to automatically dock to the aft port of the space station's Zvezda service module at 5:01 EDT on Sept. 12. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration said its TV coverage will begin at 3:30 p.m. with commentary and available downlink television. NASA said the cargo ship will deliver more than two...

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