Night time view of Progress M-24M docked at the ISS
|Mission type||ISS resupply|
|Spacecraft type||Progress-M 11F615A60|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||23 July 2014, 21:44:44UTC|
|Launch site||Baikonur 1/5|
|End of mission|
|Decay date||19 November 2014, 23:46 UTC|
|Docking with ISS|
|Docking port||Pirs nadir|
|Docking date||24 July 2014, 03:31 UTC|
|Undocking date||27 October 2014, 05:38 UTC|
|Time docked||95 days, 2 hours, 7 minutes|
Progress M-24M (Russian: Прогресс М-24М), identified by NASA as Progress 56 or 56P, is a Progress spacecraft used by Roskosmos to resupply the International Space Station (ISS) during 2014. Progress M-24M was launched on a 6-hours rendezvous profile towards the ISS. The 24th Progress-M 11F615A60 spacecraft to be launched, it had the serial number 423 and was built by RKK Energia.
Progress M-24M docked with the Pirs docking compartment on July 24, 2014 at 03:31 GMT, less than six hours after launch.
The Progress spacecraft carries 2322 kg of cargo and supplies to the International Space Station.
- McDowell, Jonathan. "Launch Log". Jonathan's Space Page. Retrieved 24 July 2014.
- Chris Bergin (July 23, 2014). "Russian Progress resupply ship M-24M docks with ISS". NASASpaceflight.com.
- Stephen Clark (23 July 2014). "Russian cargo carrier begins journey to space station". Spaceflight Now.
- "Progress M-24M". Roscosmos. 24 July 2014.
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