Automated Transfer Vehicle info-graphic.

Those of you who have sat through one of my talks might recall my mentioning the ATV, quite a lot.

The five ATV’s have taken supplies and fuel to the International Space Station and they also carry away the rubbish.

atv2-crosscut-esa      ATV-4_-Albert_Einstein-_approaching_the_ISS

The ISS wouldn’t stay in its proper orbit without a re-boost from ATV, so Europe’s contribution is very important!

If you wanted a one stop shop on what exactly the ATV does, then this is the place to look!

ATV SAGA

Some interesting video’s and photo’s up close and personal with the ATV.

Enjoy!

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