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Russia’s Progress cargo ship to be sent to bottom of Pacific April 26 — Roscosmos

April 03, 2015, 12:19 UTC+3 MOSCOW
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MOSCOW, April 3. /TASS/. The Russian cargo spacecraft Progress M-25M will be undocked from the International Space Station (ISS) on April 25 and will be drowned in the Pacific the next day, the Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) told TASS on Friday. The undocking is scheduled for 06:35 am GMT on April 25.

The agency said that the braking maneuver command will be given at 12:05 pm GMT on April 26. The spaceship’s debris remaining after the re-entry will fall into the ocean at 12:55 pm GMT.

According to Roscosmos, another planned adjustment of the ISS orbit will be carried out at 11:12 am GMT on April 21 with the use of the Progress M-26M cargo spaceship engines.

On April 28, the Soyuz-2.1a rocket with the Progress M-27M resupply ship will be launched to the ISS from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.

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