Night time view of Progress M-23M docked at the ISS
COSPAR ID 2014-018A
SATCAT № 39648
Start of mission
9 April 2014, 15:26:27
UTC [1 ]
Baikonur 1/5 [1 ]
End of mission
31 July 2014, 22:42
9 April 2014, 21:14 UTC
21 July 2014, 21:44 UTC
103 days, 0 hours, 30 minutes
Progress M-23M ( Russian: ), identified by Прогресс М-23М NASA as Progress 55 or 55P, is a Progress spacecraft used by Roskosmos to resupply the International Space Station (ISS) during 2014. Progress M-23M was launched on a 6-hours rendezvous profile towards the ISS. The 23rd [2 ] Progress-M 11F615A60 spacecraft to be launched, it had the serial number 427 and was built by RKK Energia.
The spacecraft was launched on 9 April 2014 at 15:26 GMT from the
Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. [3 ]
Docking [ edit ]
Progress M-23M docked with the
Pirs docking compartment on April 9, 2014 at 21:14 GMT, less than six hours after launch.
The Progress spacecraft carries 2383 kg of cargo and supplies to the International Space Station.
Undocking and Reentry [ edit ]
Progress M-23M undocked from the ISS on 21 July 2014, and was de-orbited on 31 July after participating in the