ATV: a very special delivery

ATV: a very special delivery

Early in 2008, an Ariane 5 rocket blasted off from Europe’s spaceport in French Guiana. The rocket carried the most sophisticated freighter ever built: ESA's Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV). 

This video provides information about the features of ATV and its importance for the International Space Station.

Last update: 25 October 2013

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