From Kazakhstan with love: ISS receives huge supply shipment on Soyuz rocket

February 19, 2015 4:20 AM

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Less than a week after the final European Space Agency ATV supply craft burned up upon re-entry, Russia is showing the world the way forward with the launch of its latest Progress resupply mission for the International Space Station.

The latest Progress M-26M craft launched from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 6 a.m. EST. The supply craft was carrying over 6,000 pounds of food, supplies and experiments and was carried to space on a Soyuz rocket powered by a three-stage booster running on a mixture of liquid oxygen and k...

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