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Progress cargo ship fails to dock to ISS

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Russian cargo ship Progress M-15M has failed to dock to the ISS on Tuesday night as a precaution due to a system warning on approach. The docking has been postponed indefinitely.

The launch control center reports that as the ship was approaching the ISS its automatic systems indicated an emergency situation and the space docking system automatically decided to retract the ship from the station.

The launch control center reports that as the ship was approaching the ISS its automatic systems indicated an emergency situation and the space docking system automatically decided to abort docking. The distance between the ISS and Progress ship at that moment was 161 kilometers.

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