Progress M-57 approaching the ISS
|Mission type||ISS resupply|
|Spacecraft type||Progress-M 11F615A55|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||24 June 2006, 15:08:18UTC|
|Launch site||Baikonur Site 1/5|
|End of mission|
|Decay date||17 January 2007, 03:15:20UTC|
|Docking with ISS|
|Docking date||26 June 2006, 16:25 UTC|
|Undocking date||16 January 2007, 23:23:52 UTC|
|Time docked||5½ months|
Progress M-57, identified by NASA as Progress 22 or 22P, was a Progress spacecraft used to resupply the International Space Station. It was a Progress-M 11F615A55 spacecraft, with the serial number 357.
Progress M-57 was launched by a Soyuz-U carrier rocket from Site 1/5 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome. Launch occurred at 15:08:18 GMT on 24 June 2006. The spacecraft docked with the Pirs module at 16:25 GMT on 26 June. It remained docked for five and a half months before undocking at 23:23:52 GMT on 16 January 2007 to make way for Progress M-59. It was deorbited at 02:29 GMT on 17 January 2007. The spacecraft burned up in the atmosphere over the Pacific Ocean, with any remaining debris landing in the ocean at around 03:15:20 GMT.
Progress M-57 carried supplies to the International Space Station, including food, water and oxygen for the crew and equipment for conducting scientific research.
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