Progress MS-04 Flight Profile

Launch Timeline

 

 

Time Event
T-00:20.00 Ignition Sequence Start
T-00:15.00 Intermediate Thrust Level
T-00.15.00 Second Umbilical Separate from Booster
T-00:10.00 Turbopumps at Flight Speed
T-00:05.00 Full Thrust Level
00:00.00 Fueling Towers Retract
00:00.00 LIFTOFF
T+01:58.78 Strap-On booster Separation
T+02:39.66 Payload Shroud Jettison
T+04:45.05 Core Stage Shutdown
T+04:47.30 StageSeparation&Third Stage Ignition
T+04:57.05 Third Stage Aft Section Jettison
T+08:45.88 Third Stage Cutoff
T+08:49.18 Spacecraft Separation
T+08:57 Solar Panel Deployment
T+08:57 Communication Antenna Deployment
T+08:57 Mission handed over to MCC Moscow
T+08:57 Successful Orbital Insertion

 

Target Orbit:
Apogee: 245km (+/-42km)
Perigee: 193km (+7/-15km)
Inclination: 51.66° (+/-0.06)
Period: 88.59min (+/-0.37min)
Phase Angle to ISS Orbit: 288.9°

ISS Orbit:
Apogee: 401km
Perigee: 410km
Inclination: 51.64°

Image: Roscosmos/TsUP
Image: Roscosmos/TsUP

Rendezvous Timeline

 

 

Event Date Time
Launch Dec 1, 2016 14:51:52
Orbital Insertion Dec 1, 2016 15:00:41
Rendezvous Burn 1 – Delta-v: 25.04m/s, Duration: 63.1s Dec 1, 2016 18:14:39
Rendezvous Burn 2 – Delta-v: 27.62m/s, Duration: 68.9s Dec 1, 2016 18:53:43
Rendezvous Burn 3 – Target Orbit: 298.8 by 318.0km Dec 2, 2016 15:59:45
Automated Rendezvous Initiation Dec 3, 2016 14:18:23
KURS-NA System Activation Dec 3, 2016 15:08
Luch Pass Start Dec 3, 2016 15:08
Orbital Sunrise Dec 3, 2016 15:41
Range 33 Kilometers, 45m/s Dec 3, 2016 15:43
Range: 20km, Range Rate: 31m/s Dec 3, 2016 15:48
KURS A&P Test, Range: 15km Dec 3, 2016 15:51
Range: 13km, Range Rate: 18m/s Dec 3, 2016 15:53
Luch Overlap Start Dec 3, 2016 15:55
TV System Activation, Range: 8km Dec 3, 2016 15:58
Luch Pass End Dec 3, 2016 16:02
Range: 5km, Rel. Velocity: 11m/s Dec 3, 2016 16:03
Ballistic Targeting Point Dec 3, 2016 16:08
Flyaround Initiation – Range: <400m Dec 3, 2016 16:19
Stationkeeping – Range: 180m Dec 3, 2016 16:28
Final Approach Dec 3, 2016 16:32
Ground Station Acquisition of Signal Dec 3, 2016 16:34
Orbital Sunset Dec 3, 2016 16:38
DOCKING Dec 3, 2016 16:43:03
Luch Pass End Dec 3, 2016 16:49:00
Hooks Closed – Safe Docking Mode Dec 3, 2016 16:55
Ground Station Loss of Signal Dec 3, 2016 16:56

Image: Roscosmos/TsUP
Image: Roscosmos/TsUP