Russia Launches Space Station Cargo Mission

Russia’s Progress 80 resupply ship blasts off.
Credit: NASA TV
Russia’s Progress MS-19 resupply capsule was on course for a Feb. 17 automated docking with the International Space Station (ISS) following launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan carrying almost 3 tons of food, water, propellant and other supplies. The Soyuz-2.1a rocket with Russia’s 80th...
Mark Carreau

Mark is based in Houston, where he has written on aerospace for more than 25 years. While at the Houston Chronicle, he was recognized by the Rotary National Award for Space Achievement Foundation in 2006 for his professional contributions to the public understanding of America's space program through news reporting.

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