Rocket Soyuz-2.1b with the module for the Russian segment of the ISS “ Berth '' taken out and installed on the launch pad at Baikonur. This is stated in the message of Roscosmos.
The launch is scheduled for November 24. The rocket should & nbsp; put & nbsp; into orbit a truck “ Progress '' with the “ Berth '' module. This will be the last module that Russia will add to its segment of the orbital station.
The module ship will deliver about 700 kg of various cargoes to the ISS, including resource equipment, consumables, maintenance and repair facilities.
Earlier it was reported that cosmonauts Anton Shkaplerov and Pyotr Dubrov would conduct a training session on manual docking of the Nauka nodal module. on the ISS. & nbsp; Recall that on January 19, a spacewalk is planned, during which the cosmonauts will connect the “ Berth '' to the station, and on March 18, the & nbsp; first manned spacecraft Soyuz will dock to it.