The European Space Agency's Automated Transfer Vehicle-4
ISS036-E-007854 (15 June 2013) -- Surrounded by the darkness of space, the European Space Agency's Automated Transfer Vehicle-4 (ATV-4) "Albert Einstein" approaches the International Space Station. The spacecraft went on to successfully dock to the orbital outpost at 2:07 GMT, June 15, 2013, following a ten-day period of free-flight.
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