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Progress M1-2

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2000-021A

Description

Progress M1-2 was a Russian automatic cargo ship that was launched from Baikonur at 20:07 UT by a Soyuz-U rocket to dock with (on 28 April) and deliver supplies to Mir station. It was the second of the new model, Progress M1, which will be a main carrier of cargo to the International Space Station. Its 2,037 kg payload contained an air-oxygen mixture, fuel (1,800 kg) to boost Mir to a higher orbit, and food and supplies for the two cosmonauts who are already in Mir doing repair jobs.

Alternate Names

  • 26301
  • ProgressM1-2

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2000-04-25
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz-U
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), Kazakhstan
Mass: 2037 kg

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Kazakhstan)

Discipline

  • Resupply/Refurbishment/Repair

Additional Information

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