ESA space ferry moves ISS to avoid debris

Paris (ESA) Nov 06, 2014

The International Space Station was threatened by space debris last week but ESA’s Automated Transfer Vehicle saved the day by firing its thrusters to push the orbital outpost and its six occupants out of harm’s way.

This is the first time the Station’s international partners have avoided space debris with such urgency.

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