Jules Verne dry cargo prepared in Turin

The review is last chance to check the European dry cargo
8 October 2007

Around 180 kg of dry cargo which is to be carried into space on board Jules Verne, the first Automated Transfer Vehicle, is currently undergoing final preparation in Turin, Italy, ahead of shipment to the launch site in Kourou, French Guiana.

Jules Verne manuscript
Jules Verne manuscript
Roberto Vittori holds a PR item
ESA astronaut Roberto Vittori took part in the review
Marsha Ivins holds PR item
NASA astronaut Marsha Ivins holds a luxury 19th century edition of 'De la Terre à la Lune'
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