Progress MS-08

Progress MS-08 (Russian: Прогресс МC-08), identified by NASA as Progress 69 or 69P, is a Progress spacecraft used by Roscosmos to resupply the International Space Station (ISS).

Progress MS-08
Progress MS-08 approaches the ISS on 15 February 2018.
Mission typeISS resupply
OperatorRoscosmos
COSPAR ID2018-019A
SATCAT no.43211
Spacecraft properties
SpacecraftProgress MS-08 (No.438)
Spacecraft typeProgress-MS
ManufacturerRKK Energia
Start of mission
Launch date13 February 2018 08:13:33.233 UTC
RocketSoyuz-2.1a
Launch siteBaikonur Site 31/6
ContractorRoscosmos
Docking with ISS
Docking portZvezda aft
Docking date15 February 2018 10:38 UTC
Undocking date23 August 2018 02:16 UTC
Time docked188 days
Cargo
Mass2,746 kg (6,054 lb)
Pressurised1,390 kg (3,060 lb)
Fuel890 kg (1,960 lb)
Gaseous46 kg (101 lb)
Water420 kg (930 lb)
Progress ISS Resupply
 

Launch

Progress MS-8 launched on 13 February 2018 from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan atop a Soyuz-2.1a rocket.[1]

Docking

Progress MS-8 docked on 15 February 2018 with the aft docking port of the Zvezda module.[2]

Cargo

The Progress MS-8 spacecraft carried about 2746 kg of cargo and supplies to the International Space Station. The spacecraft delivered food, fuel and supplies, including 890 kg of propellant, 46 kg of oxygen and air, 420 kg of water.

References

  1. Chris Gebhardt, William Graham and Chris Bergin (February 13, 2018). "Soyuz 2-1A launches at the second attempt with Progress MS-08". NASASpaceFlight.com. Retrieved 2018-02-13.CS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link)
  2. Chris Gebhardt, William Graham and Chris Bergin (February 15, 2018). "Progress MS-08 docks with ISS". NASASpaceFlight.com. Retrieved 2018-02-15.CS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link)
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