TITLE

ISS re-boost maneuver performed

AUTHOR(S)
Interfax
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Russia & FSU General News;5/17/2013, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
MOSCOW. May 17 (Interfax-AVN) - The thrusters of Russia's Progress M-19M re-supply ship fired for 903 seconds on Friday morning to raise the orbit of the International Space Station (ISS) before docking with the Soyuz TMA-09M manned spacecraft at the end of May, a spokesman for the Russian Mission Control Center told Interfax-AVN.
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