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PROGRESS M-53                        CARGO FLIGHT                       RUSSIA

LAUNCH :

Jun.16 / 2005

23.09 GMT

Baikonour  Cosmodrome

Kazakhstan

Launch complex 1

Jun. 19 / 2005

LAUNCH VEHICLE:

SOYUZ  U

DOCKING TIMELINE:

docking :

00.42  GMT

undocking :

Sep. 07 / 2005

10.26  GMT

I.S.S.ELEMENT:

PROGRESS   cargo freighter


Among the Progress 4,662 pounds of cargo were 397 pounds of propellant, 242 pounds of oxygen and 926 pounds of water.

Also aboard were  about 3,100 pounds of dry cargo, including food, other equipment and supplies and experiment hardware. Among that dry cargo are spare parts for the Russian Elektron oxygen generation system, which has been out of operation for several weeks. Additional Solid Fuel Oxygen Generators (SFOGs) or "candles," each of which can provide enough oxygen for one crewmember for one day, also are among cargo items.

18 P

Progress M-53 launch

9.11.05

18:05:21

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