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Progress-M 16M

NSSDCA/COSPAR ID: 2012-042A

Description

The Progress M-16M will delivery to the ISS some 2,600 tons of supplies, including scientific equipment, medicine, food and water.

Also included as part of the materials delivered to the station on this flight was the small passive satellite Sfera, which was deployed by occupants of ISS during a spacewalk.

Alternate Names

  • 38738
  • Progress-M16M

Facts in Brief

Launch Date: 2012-08-01
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz
Launch Site: Tyuratam (Baikonur Cosmodrome), Kazakhstan

Funding Agency

  • Russian Space Agency (Kazakhstan)

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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