Russian rocket docks with space station despite broken antenna

Published On: Apr 26 2013 08:02:08 AM EDT
Updated On: Apr 26 2013 09:05:58 AM EDT
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NASA

2010: The international space station sets the record (3,641 days) for the longest continuous human occupation of space. It had been continuously inhabited since Nov. 2, 2000.

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -

NASA was keeping a close eye on a Russian spaceship that docked Friday morning with the International Space Station

The rocket, named Progress, had a faulty antenna that is used to help guide the spaceship.  It did not however, prevent Progress from docking.

Progress will unload two tons of supplies to the ISS.

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