From the Baikonur cosmodrome to the ISS, the Soyuz-2.1b launch vehicle with the Prichal nodal module as part of the Progress M-UM spacecraft-module was launched to the ISS. This is stated on website “Roskosmos”.
“[Специалисты] began to control the flight of the new module ship. According to telemetry information, the rocket put it into the target orbit in the normal mode, ”the state corporation said.
The independent flight will last about two days; Roscosmos expects that the docking with the ISS will take place on November 26 at 18:26 Moscow time. The module will join the station under the control of the Mission Control Center and cosmonauts Anton Shkaplerov and Peter Dubrov, the state corporation noted.
With the help of the module ship, 700 kg of cargo will be delivered to the station – food rations, means of repair and maintenance, water purification, sanitary and hygienic and medical control, as well as resource equipment and consumables.