Vivoz
July 8, 2018
Categories: Baikonur spaceport

On July 7, 2018, the “Soyuz-2.1a” launch vehicle with “Progress-MS-09” transport cargo spacecraft was transported to launch pad № 31 of the Baikonur cosmodrome and installed in the launcher system.

Work has started on the schedule of the first starting day – general tests and analysis of telemetric information are planned.

On July 9, a meeting of the State Commission will be held, which should give permission for refueling the space rocket with fuel components and launching Soyuz-2.1a at the planned time – 00:51( Moscow time) on July 10.

The cargo ship will deliver fuel, compressed gases, water, scientific equipment and components for the life support system to the ISS, as well as containers with food, clothing, medicines and personal hygiene products for the crew.

The broadcast of the launch is planned on the website of Roskosmos online.roscosmos.ru and on the official page of the State Corporation in the social network VKontakte on July 9, from 22:50 (Moscow time).

More from this category:
610772339
April 22, 2015

Today, on April 22, the first Russian woman working onboard the ISS and the fourth woman-cosmonaut in the history of Soviet and Russian Cosmonautics Elena…

full story
SHL_3194
September 9, 2013

New ISS mission crew will pay more attention to biomedical experiments during their stay onboard the ISS, – Roscosmos cosmonaut Oleg Kotov who is a…

full story
Progress
November 30, 2013

An unmanned Russian resupply spacecraft carrying an improved navigation system docked early Saturday with the International Space Station, Russian Mission Control said. The docking had…

full story
_TJ7KBp7ms0
June 5, 2014

Space specialists go on working in accordance with the ISS program at Baikonur spaceport. RSC Energia specialists started preparing next manned spacecraft Soyuz TMA-14M for…

full story
1012146331
August 11, 2015

International ISS crew for the first time tasted lettuce grown onboard the station, – NASA was broadcasting this procedure. “Cool! Delicious! So fresh!” – commented…

full story
Antares
January 16, 2015

Russian rocket producer Energiya has signed a $1 billion contract with US Orbital Sciences Corporation for the delivery of 60 RD-181 engines, the company’s press service said Friday…

full story
parting-ceremony
September 13, 2013

Today GCTC saw formal parting ceremony of ISS 37/38 main( Oleg Kotov, Sergey Ryazansky, Michael Hopkins) and back-up (Alexander Skvortsov, Oleg Artemyev, Stephen Swanson) who…

full story
Bion-in
October 4, 2013

RIA Novosti – A top Russian scientist said Friday that an experiment that saw dozens of animals blasted into orbit on a satellite has offered…

full story