Started testing the Progress M-12M at the cosmodrome Baikonur

July 14. The cosmodrome "Baikonur" began testing cargo spacecraft "Progress M-12M".
In the assembly building site 254 calculations of "RSC" Energia "SP Korolev" and FSUE "TSENKI" — Space Center, "South" began to screening systems inclusions cargo spacecraft "Progress M-12M". The inspections revealed the correctness of the autonomous functioning of its systems and equipment.
Launch of a space rocket "Soyuz-U" with the ship "Progress M-12M" is scheduled in August.

Truck must be delivered to the ISS more than 2.5 tonnes of cargo:

scientific equipment,
fuel components to maintain the angle station,
food
water and air for astronauts
consumables, etc.

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