LIVE: NASA TV – Progress spacecraft expected to automatically link up to the Pirs docking compartment on the station’s Russian segment

RUSSIAN CARGO SHIP DELIVERS SUPPLIES TO THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION An unpiloted Russian cargo ship blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan July 23 on a delivery mission to bring some three tons of food, fuel and hardware to the residents of the International Space Station. The ISS Progress 76 craft arrived at the complex less than four hours after launch, automatically docking to the Pirs Docking Compartment on the Russian segment of the station where it will spend a little more than three months.

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