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Russia loses space ship MS-04 Progress
20:13, 1 December 2016
Russia loses space ship MS-04 Progress

The wreckage is reported to have fallen either in Altay or Siberia, - Russian media

20:13, 1 December 2016

Russian space ship Progress MS 04
NASA

Russian-made spaceship Progress MS-04 crashed somewhere in Russia, as reported by eyewitnesses. Russian news agencies TASS and RIA Novosti confirmed this information with references to the government.

‘The witnesses saw blazes not far from the inhabited locality of Ishtia-Khem, Tuva, Siberian federal district,’ a source told TASS.

Another unidentified source from the space industry surmised that the wreckage fell somewhere in Altay. Previously, the media said that soon after the launch, the ship lost contact with the ground control centre on Earth.

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