Progress MS-03 undocking from the Pirs on 31 January 2017
|Mission type||ISS resupply|
|Spacecraft||Progress MS-03 (No.433)|
|Launch mass||7,281 kg (16,052 lb)|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||16 July 2016, 21:41:45 (UTC)|
|Launch site||Baikonur 31/6|
|Docking with ISS|
|Docking port||Pirs nadir|
|Docking date||19 July 2016, 00:20 UTC|
|Undocking date||31 January 2017, 14:25 UTC|
|Time docked||196 days|
|Mass||2,436 kg (5,370 lb)|
|Pressurised||1,230 kg (2,710 lb)|
|Fuel||705 kg (1,554 lb)|
|Gaseous||50 kg (110 lb)|
|Water||420 kg (930 lb)|
Progress MS-03 (Russian: Прогресс МC-03), identified by NASA as Progress 64 or 64P, is a Progress spacecraft to be used by Roscosmos to resupply the International Space Station (ISS). It was launched as scheduled on July 16, 2016 at 21:41:45 (UTC).
It is the first Progress MS to have an external compartment for releasing satellites.
The Progress MS-3 spacecraft carried about 2425 kg of cargo and supplies to the International Space Station. The spacecraft delivered food, fuel and supplies, including 705 kg of propellant, 50 kg of oxygen and air, 420 kg of water, 22 kg of supplies for NASA and 1418 kg of spare parts, supplies and experiment hardware for the six members of the Expedition 48 crew.
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