october, 2018

11oct00:00Soyuz 2-1A • Progress MS-10Cargo Mission to the International Space Station

Event Details

Launch Date: October 10, 2018
Launch Window: TBA
Launch Vehicle: Soyuz FG
Launch Operator: Roscosmos
Launch Site: Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan
Payload: Progress MS-10 (~7,200 kg)
Mission Type: ISS Logistics
Spacecraft Manufacturer: RSC Energia
Rendezvous & Docking: October 11, 2018 (Zvezda)

 

A Russian Soyuz FG rocket will be tasked with lifting the Progress MS-10 cargo spacecraft into orbit for a supplies delivery to the International Space Station. Progress MS-10 is the 163rd overall mission of the Russian cargo vehicle since its first flight in 1978 and the 73rd to the International Space Station; it is the third of three planned Progress flights in 2018. The mission was switched from a Soyuz 2-1A rocket to the Soyuz FG version to free up a 2-1A vehicle for the inaugural flight of the crewed Soyuz MS spacecraft on the modernized Soyuz 2 in 2019.

 

Mission Resources:

🚀 Launch Vehicle Overview: Soyuz FG

🛰 Payload Overview: Progress MS Spacecraft Series

Countdown Timeline

Flight Profile

Time

(Thursday) 00:00 UTC

Location

Baikonur Site 31/6

Baikonur Cosmodrome

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