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Questions about the Functional Block Unit (FGB a Russian acronym), that is the first module of the ISS launched.

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Why did Zarya (FGB) come with a single docking port?

Initially, the Russians did not wish to launch the FGB (Functional Block), now named Zarya, which was the first ISS component launched. But the US wanted it, so they could launch a US component sooner....