Europe's ATV-5 Space Cargo Ship Mission in Pictures

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ATV-5 on Ariane 5 Before Encapsulation

Credit: ESA/M. Pedoussaut
The European Space Agency’s fifth and last Automated Transfer Vehicle, named Georges Lemaître, or ATV-5, is launching to the International Space Station…Read More »

in July 2014. See photos from the huge spacecraft's mission in this gallery. Here: ATV-5 attaches to its Ariane 5 launcher in the Final Assembly Building at Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, on July 11, 2014.   Less «
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