Progress MS-10

Progress MS-10 (Russian: Прогресс МC-10), identified by NASA as Progress 71P, is a Progress spacecraft used by Roscosmos to resupply the International Space Station (ISS).

Progress MS-10
Progress MS-10 approaches the ISS (1).jpg
Progress MS-10 approaches the
ISS on 18 November 2018.
Mission typeISS resupply
OperatorRoscosmos
COSPAR ID2018-091A
SATCAT no.43702
Mission duration200 days
Spacecraft properties
SpacecraftProgress MS-10 s/n 440
Spacecraft typeProgress-MS
ManufacturerRKK Energia
Launch mass7426 kg
Payload mass2564 kg
Start of mission
Launch date16 November 2018,
18:14:08 UTC
RocketSoyuz-FG s/n N15000-068
Launch siteBaikonur, Site 1/5
ContractorProgress Rocket Space Centre
End of mission
DisposalDeorbited
Decay date4 June 2019
Orbital parameters
Reference systemGeocentric
RegimeLow Earth
Perigee altitude193.43 km
Apogee altitude243.1 km
Inclination51.66°
Period88.56 minutes
Epoch16 November 2018
Docking with ISS
Docking portZvezda
Docking date18 November 2018,
19:31:38 UTC
Undocking date4 June 2019, 08:40 UTC
Time docked198 days
Cargo
Mass2564 kg
Pressurised1330 kg
Fuel750 kg
Gaseous75 kg
Water440 kg
Progress ISS Resupply
 

Pre-launchEdit

In 2014, the launch was expected on 22 February 2018. In 2017, the mission had slipped to August 2018. In June 2018, the launch was scheduled for 31 October 2018, but in the wake of the Soyuz MS-10 accident it had to be postponed on 16 November 2018.[1]

LaunchEdit

Progress MS-10 launched atop a Soyuz-FG rocket on 16 November 2018, at 18:14:08 UTC [2] from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.[3]

DockingEdit

Progress MS-10 docked as scheduled with the aft docking port of the Zvezda module on 18 November 2018 at 19:31:38 UTC.[4]

CargoEdit

The Progress MS-10 spacecraft carried 2564 kg of cargo and supplies to the International Space Station. The spacecraft delivered food, fuel and supplies, including about 750 kg of propellant, 75 kg of oxygen and air, 440 kg of water.[5]

Undocking and decayEdit

It undocked at 08:40 UTC and deorbited in Pacific Ocean, on 4 June 2019 at 11:28 UTC.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.russianspaceweb.com/progress-ms-10.html
  2. ^ @Roscosmos (16 November 2018). "The State Commission confirmed the scheduled lift-off time of the Soyuz-FG launch vehicle" (Tweet). Retrieved 16 November 2018 – via Twitter.
  3. ^ https://www.space.com/42457-russia-cargo-mission-launches-to-space-station.html
  4. ^ "Progress MS-10 resupply ship splashes down in Pacific Ocean after undocking from ISS". Russian Aviation. Retrieved 6 June 2019.
  5. ^ "Progress MS-10: Display 2018-091A". nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov. NASA. 17 April 2020. Retrieved 11 May 2020.   This article incorporates text from this source, which is in the public domain.
  6. ^ "Progress MS-10 resupply ship splashes down in Pacific Ocean after undocking from ISS". Russian Aviation. Retrieved 6 June 2019.