November 11, 2008

Destructive re-entry of Jules Verne ATV

Video showing the destructive re-entry of Jules Verne ATV at the end of a successful mission to the International Space Station. The re-entry took place over an uninhabited area of the Pacific Ocean after two deorbit burns. This video was recorded from on board one of two aircrafts taking part in a ESA/NASA Jules Verne re-entry observing campaign. Video taken by Ed Schilling NASA AMES research center video support group.

credit: ESA

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