“Progress” could descend from orbit and burn up in earth’s atmosphere media

Space truck “Progress MS-04” could come down from its orbit and burn up in earth’s atmosphere, it is reported RIA Novosti citing a source.


Earlier it became known that after the launch of “Progress” to the International space station from the ship suddenly stopped going telemetry. In this regard, the docking, which was scheduled for the evening of the 3rd of December, may be delayed.


NASA experts said that “Progress MS 04” has been placed into intermediate orbit, but the settings remained in the refinement process. There was also the information that the navigation antenna of the ship opened up, however, at MCC there is no information whether the solar battery. Authentic destiny of “Progress” at the moment, unknown.

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