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Progress M-49

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2004-019A

Description

Progress M-49 is a Russian cargo carrier that was launched by a Soyuz-FG rocket from Baikonur at 12:34 UT on 25 May 2004. It carried 2.5 tonnes of supplies, water, food and fuel to the International Space Station (ISS). It docked automatically with the ZVEZDA module of the ISS at 13:55 UT on 27 May 2004. In preparation for the docking, the previously docked PROGRESS M1-11 was evacuated on 24 May, carrying all the trash from the ISS, and was destined for a controlled burn on 3 June.

Alternate Names

  • 28261
  • ProgressM-49

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2004-05-25
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz FG
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), Kazakhstan

Funding Agency

  • Unknown (Russia)

Discipline

  • Resupply/Refurbishment/Repair

Additional Information

Questions and comments about this spacecraft can be directed to: Coordinated Request and User Support Office

 
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