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Uzlovoy Module (UM) "Prichal"

Soyuz 2.1b

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Launch Status
Success

Mission

Uzlovoy Module (UM) "Prichal"

Type: Human Exploration

The UM (Uzlovoy Module) or NM (Node Module) is a node to be added to the Russian part of the ISS complex. It is also named Prichal. UM will be delivered by a modified Progress space tug, called Progress-M-UM. The UM will be docked to the nadir port of the MLM (Nauka) module, providing four ports to mount additional modules and one docking port for cargo and crew spacecrafts.

Mission patch for Uzlovoy Module (UM)

Location

31/6

Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

1526 rockets have launched from Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan.

31/6, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Rocket

Soyuz 2.1b

Length: 46.3 meters
Diameter: 2.95 meters

Soyuz-2 is the 21st-century version of the Russian Soyuz rocket. In its basic form, it is a three-stage carrier rocket for placing payloads into low Earth orbit. The 2.1b version adds an upgraded engine (RD-0124) with improved performance to the second stage.

The Soyuz 2.1b rocket has been launched a total of 13 times with 13 successful and 0 failed launches.

Agency

Russian Federal Space Agency (ROSCOSMOS)

Type: Government
Abbreviation: RFSA
Administration: Administrator: Dmitry Rogozin
Founded: 1992
Launchers: Soyuz
Spacecraft: Soyuz
Country: RUS

The Roscosmos State Corporation for Space Activities, commonly known as Roscosmos, is the governmental body responsible for the space science program of the Russian Federation and general aerospace research. Soyuz has many launch locations the Russian sites are Baikonur, Plesetsk and Vostochny however Ariane also purchases the vehicle and launches it from French Guiana.

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Ken & Judy O
Ken & Judy O'Neill
3 months ago

Good luck with the Node Module to be added to the ISS.

Geoffrey Porter
Geoffrey Porter
Reply to  Ken & Judy O'Neill
1 month ago

It spun the ISS a couple of times.

Ken & Judy O
Ken & Judy O' Neill
Reply to  Geoffrey Porter
1 month ago

Not wrong, lets hope not this time ?.
Fingers crossed.

Ken & Judy O
Ken & Judy O'Neill
10 days ago

Nice launch next stop ISS, no spin this time folks.

Ken & Judy O
Ken & Judy O'Neill
7 days ago

Nice docking technique with no spin on the ISS.
Well done folks.