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"Progress M-60 will flood in the Pacific

September 25 2007
03:56

Russian cargo spacecraft Progress M-60, which, within five days of flight around the Earth, Russian scientists conducted an experiment to study plasma physics, Tuesday night will be flooded in the non-navigational area of the Pacific Ocean.

According to the spokesperson of the Mission Control Center, Valery Lyndin, mixing vessel with the orbit is scheduled at 23:13 GMT. Flooding of the structural elements ship in the Pacific Ocean via the planned 46 minutes after that.

On board the "truck" are the various wastes and earn his term equipment. Pre crew removed the "Progress" expensive equipment "Course", which provides docking with the International Space Station, reports news agency " Interfax ".

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