Progress 54 Launch

The Progress 54 Cargo ship is a Russian auto-piloted craft that was launched from Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan yesterday morning.

On board is three tons of food and other supplies for the Expedition 38 crew and that has already been delivered to the ISS.

The progress docked with the ISS in only six hours after it was launched. The docking port on the ISS, called the Pirs port only became available after the Progress 52 was undocked on 03 February.

The Progress 52 will be deorbited on 11 February and will burn up in the atmosphere.

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