Russia’s Progress 37 cargo carrier departed the International Space Station on Oct. 25, freeing the Pirs docking port for the arrival of a new freighter carrying just over 5,300 lb. of propellant, pressurized oxygen, water, food, spare parts and other supplies. The scheduled launchflight of Progress 40 atop a Soyuz rocket from the Baikonur Cosmodrome on Oct. 27 at 11:11 a.m. EDT will set up an automated rendezvous and docking at Pirs on Oct. 30 at 12:39 p.m. EDT. Progress 37, ...


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