Craft fails to dock at space sta­tion

Austin American-Statesman - - WORLD & NATION -

MOSCOW — A robotic Rus­sian space cap­sule car­ry­ing more than 2 tons of sup­plies to the In­ter­na­tional Space Sta­tion failed in a dock­ing at­tempt, of­fi­cials said. The In­ter­fax-AVN news agency said space sta­tion com­man­der Alexan­der Skvortsov re­ported that the Progress cap­sule was “ro­tat­ing un­con­trol­lably” as it neared the space sta­tion. An­other dock­ing at­tempt was likely to be tried Sun­day, Rus­sian space of­fi­cials said.

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