Launched from Baikonur cargo ship "Progress M-23M" fell into the Pacific Ocean

Date: 07:16, 01-08-2014.

Almaty. August 1. Silkroadnews - Launched on April 9, 2014 from the Baikonur transport cargo ship "Progress M-23M" has fallen into the Pacific Ocean, said KazTAG reports citing the press service of the Russian Space Agency.
"On August 1, 02.42 MSK (04.42 Almaty time) in a predetermined area of the Pacific Ocean was made a flooding ​​of non-combustible residues of TCS "Progress M-23M". In accordance with the program, experts of the mission control center turned on the inhibition of the propulsion system of the ship, and then began a controlled reduction of the TCS from the orbit"- said in a statement on Friday.
Rocket "Soyuz-U" with TCS "Progress M-23M" was launched from the cosmodrome "Baikonur" on April 9, 2014.

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