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PROGRESS M-57                        CARGO FLIGHT                       RUSSIA

LAUNCH :

Jun. 24 / 2006

15.08 GMT

Baikonour  Cosmodrome

Kazakhstan

Launch complex 1

Jun.26 / 2006

LAUNCH VEHICLE:

SOYUZ  U

DOCKING TIMELINE:

docking :

16.25 GMT

undocking :

Jan. 16 / 2006

23.32  GMT

I.S.S.ELEMENT:

PROGRESS   cargo freighter

Progress M-57 carried about 2.6 tones of various cargo, including scientific hardware and equipment to perform onboard activities under Russian and foreign partners' programs.

Progress M-57 was manufactured at S.P.Korolev RSC Energia.

The launch was aimed at delivering cargo to the International Space Station, which was needed to continue the station manned operation, support crew living and working conditions, and re-supply the engine tanks with propellant.

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Progress M-57 docking   

1.27.07

12:04:13

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