Russia Launches Last Module For Its ISS Segment

Progress’s M-UM cargo capsule lifts off from Baikonur carrying the Prichal module to the ISS.
Credit: Roscosmos
MOSCOW—Twenty-three years after the launch of the first module for the International Space Station (ISS) in 1998, Russia is preparing to complete the construction of its segment with the launch of its last element—the Prichal Node Module. It lifted off atop a Soyuz 2.1b rocket at 8:05 a.m. EDT on...

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