Progress MS-27

Progress MS-27

Soyuz 2.1a MAY 30 2024 03:12PM

Progress M-27M (Russian:М-27М), identified by NASA as Progress 59P, was a Progress spacecraft used by Roscosmos in an unsuccessful attempt to resupply the International Space Station (ISS) in 2015, is a Russian cargo vehicle which will resupply the International Space Station. This will be the 180th flight of a Progress.

Last updated: Jun 03, 2024

Launch Information

Launch Information

Launch Vehicle Details

Mission NameProgress MS-27
Launch SiteSite 31/6, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan
Launch VehicleSoyuz 2.1a
AgencyRoscosmos
Launch DateMAY 30 2024
Progress M-27M was the 27th Progress-M 11F615A60 spacecraft, with the serial number 427. It was built by RKK Energia and was operated by the Roscosmos.This was the second time the upgraded Soyuz-2.1a rocket was used for an ISS mission launch.The spacecraft was launched on 28 April 2015 at 07:09:50 UTC from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan.Progress M-27M was launched with a planned six-hour rendezvous profile to the ISS. During the launch the spacecraft achieved low Earth orbit, but a malfunction occurred near the end of the upper stage burn shortly before the separation of the Progress spacecraft, generating a debris field and leaving the spacecraft spinning and unable to be fully controlled.

Launch Vehicle - Soyuz 2.1a

Rocket Height51.38 m
Fairing Height15.59 m
Fairing Diameter4.11 m
Stages3
Strap Ons4
Payload To LEO7500 Kg
Payload To GTO2810 Kg
Liftoff Thrust4550 kN
Launch Mass312 T
PropellantLOX / RP-1

Progress MS-27 Launch Video

Progress MS-27