The Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activities, commonly known as Roscosmos, is the governmental body responsible for the space science program of the Russian Federation and general aerospace research. Soyuz has many launch locations the Russian sites are Baikonur, Plesetsk and Vostochny however Ariane also purchases the vehicle and launches it from French Guiana.
The Progress MS-17 spacecraft will resupply the International Space Station.
Serial MS-17 (No.446)
Launch Crew Count 0
Status Single Use
Landing Time 2021-11-25T15:08:00+0000
Height 46.30 Meters
Max Stages 3
Mass To GTO 2810 kg
Liftoff Thrust 4149 kN
Diameter 2.95 Meters
Mass To LEO 7020 kg
Liftoff Mass 312 Tonnes
Launch Success 37
Consecutive Success 31
Maiden Flight 2004-11-04
Launch Failures 1
The International Space Station programme is tied together by a complex set of legal, political and financial agreements between the sixteen nations involved in the project, governing ownership of the various components, rights to crewing and utilization, and responsibilities for crew rotation and resupply of the International Space Station. It was conceived in 1984 by President Ronald Reagan, during the Space Station Freedom project as it was originally called.
The Progress MS-17 spacecraft is scheduled to autonomously dock to the Poisk module of the ISS.
The Progress MS-17 spacecraft will be relocated from the Poisk module to the Nauka module.
The Progress MS-17 spacecraft will undock from the Nauka module of the International Space Station. It will then de-orbit and burn up in the atmosphere.