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Progress MS-06 (Russian: Прогресс
МC-06), identified by NASA as Progress 67 or 67P, is a Progress spacecraft used by Roscosmos
to resupply the International Space Station (ISS).==Launch==
Progress MS-6 launched on 14 June 2017 from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. It used a Soyuz-2.1a rocket to get to orbit,
replacing the former Soyuz-U launch system.==Docking==
Progress MS-6 docked with the Zvezda. It was planned to dock with the Pirs module
which it would remove from the space station, in preparation for the arrival of the Nauka
module. However, due to the repetitive delays with
the Nauka module the plan was postponed to Progress MS-09. After a two-day rendezvous, MS-06 docked to
the station on 16 June 2017 at 11:37 UTC.==Cargo==
The Progress MS-6 spacecraft carried about 2450 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.==Orbit==
On 27 August 2017, MS-06’s engines were used for a 177-second burn to raise the ISS by
around 0.6 mile (average orbital altitude

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