ESA’s Final Robot Cargo Ship ‘ATV Georges Lemaitre’ Docks AT ISS

August 13, 2014 11:53 AM

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The European Space Agency's final robot cargo ship 'ATV Georges Lemaitre' has arrived at the International Space Station. ATV landed on the space station's Zvezda module at 13:30 GMT (8:30 a. m. Eastern Standard Time) on August 12.

Georges Lemaitre was launched from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, on July 30. ATV spent two weeks in space before it actually landed on the ISS. The ATV carried along with it 2,680 kilogram of dry material and 3,921 kilogram of water, fuel, oxygen, food, clothes, propellants and gases ...

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