The Russian transport spaceship Progress M-46, which blasted off on June 26, docked with the International Space Station on Saturday. It has brought with it over 2.5 tonnes of cargoes for the fifth live-in expedition, which has been at the station since June 6. The expedition is made up of two Russian cosmonauts and woman astronaut from the United States Peggy Whitson.
The space ferry docked with the ISS in an unmanned mode, reports the Mission Control near Moscow.
The choice of the city of Helsinki is not incidental as the capital of Finland had hosted US-Soviet negotiations on the limitation of nuclear stockpiles in 1969