Russia’s Mission Control is looking to a potential second attempt to complete a docking test of the unpiloted Progress 47 cargo craft on July 28-29, following an aborted bid to redock with the International Space Station late July 23. The timing, however, depended on the outcome of a Russian inquiry into the abort, which is tied to the new KURS-NA rendezvous system aboard the Progress. The abort was triggered during KURS-NA activation, when the Progress was well behind the six-person ...


You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "Russia Assesses Progress Abort, Looks To Later Docking".


Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to for access.


Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.