Space truck «Progress MS-09» began to prepare to launch in 2019

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Space cargo ship «Progress MS-09» delivered to the Baikonur cosmodrome and started to prepare for the launch, scheduled for early 2019, said on Wednesday «Roscosmos».

«In the Assembly-test building of spacecraft launch site Baikonur, work began on the preparations for the launch cargo vehicle (THC) «Progress MS-11″. Specialists of the Russian space Agency conducted the unloading of the spacecraft from the car and set it in the stand,» — said in the message.

It is noted that the orbit of THC «Progress MS-11» will be delivered by the carrier rocket «Soyuz-2.1 a», the start of which is planned in the first quarter of 2019.

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