Credit: S.P. Korolev Rocket and Space Corporation Energia

The launch of Russia’s Node Module Prichal as part of Progress M-NM using a Soyuz-2.1 carrier rocket is planned for November 2021.

Credit: S.P. Korolev Rocket and Space Corporation Energia

Prichal is to be integrated into the Russian segment of the International Space Station. The Node Module is designed to increase technical and operational capabilities of the ISS Russian segment. It will be docked to the nadir port of the multipurpose laboratory module Nauka.

Credit: S.P. Korolev Rocket and Space Corporation Energia

On August 9, 2021, the train carrying Prichal arrived at Tyuratam railway station for further assembly and prelaunch processing at the processing facility of the Baikonur cosmodrome.

Leave a Reply