|Mission type||International Space Station resupply|
|Mission duration||49 days|
|Spacecraft type||Progress-M s/n 244|
|Start of mission|
|Launch date||26 February 2001, 08:09:35 UTC|
|Launch site||Baikonur, Site 1/5|
|End of mission|
|Decay date||16 April 2001, 14:11 UTC|
|Perigee altitude||193 km|
|Apogee altitude||243 km|
|Epoch||26 February 2001|
|Docking with ISS|
|Docking port||Zvezda aft|
|Docking date||28 February 2001, 09:49:47 UTC|
|Undocking date||16 April 2001, 08:48 UTC|
|Time docked||47 days|
Progress M-44 (Russian: Прогресс М-44), identified by NASA as Progress 3P, was a Progress spacecraft used to resupply the International Space Station. It was a Progress-M 11F615A55 spacecraft, with the serial number 244.
Progress M-44 was launched by a Soyuz-U carrier rocket from Site 1/5 at the Baikonur Cosmodrome. Launch occurred at 08:09:35 UTC on 26 February 2001. The spacecraft docked with the aft port of the Zvezda module at 09:49:47 UTC on 28 February 2001.
It remained docked for 47 days before undocking at 08:48 UTC on 16 April 2001. It was deorbited at 13:23 UTC the same day. The spacecraft burned up in the atmosphere over the Pacific Ocean, with any remaining debris landing in the ocean at around 14:11 UTC.
Progress M-44 carried supplies to the International Space Station, including food, water and oxygen for the crew and equipment for conducting scientific research. It was the first Progress-M spacecraft to visit the ISS, previous resupply missions having used the Progress-M1.