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Progress 17



Automatic cargo ship Progress 17 was launched from the Baikonur cosmodrome by a Soyuz rocket. It transported various cargos to the Salyut 7 space station and deorbited on September 17, 1983 at 23:45 GMT.

Alternate Names

  • 14283
  • Progress17

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 1983-08-17
Launch Vehicle: Modified SS-6 (Sapwood) with 2nd Generation (Longer) Upper Stage
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), U.S.S.R
Mass: 7020 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (U.S.S.R)


  • Resupply/Refurbishment/Repair

Additional Information

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