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ATV-4 moved for fuelling
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- Title ATV-4 moved for fuelling
- Released 03/04/2013 12:00 pm
- Copyright ESA/CNES/Arianespace/Optique Video du CSG
ATV-4 preparations continue with Albert Einstein making its way for fuelling at Europe's Spaceport, Kourou, French Guiana.
Automated Transfer Vehicles (ATV) are multi-function unmanned ferries sent into orbit by the European Ariane 5 launcher. Each spacecraft can deliver up to 7 tonnes of cargo to the International Space Station including supplies and equipment, water, air, nitrogen, oxygen and fuel.