Monday, 29 September 2008

Goodbye ATV-1

The ATV-1 "Jules Verne", Europe's first cargo craft to the ISS, was de-orbited over the Pacific today. The past weeks it flew solitary, for experiments. Last Thursday I could see it for a last time, and I shot this picture of it:

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1 comment:

Starr Astronomer said...

LOVE this post and the picture is just wow. found your site by clicking from Bad Astronomy site