beginning of the end

beginning of the end

Last launch for Europe's space cargo freighter

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The European Space Agency's Ariane 5 Rocket has lifted off from French Guiana on a 14-day mission to the International Space Station. (ISS). It is carrying an Automated Transfer Vehicle which is loaded up with more than 7 tons of fuel, food and supplies. The launch marks the beginning of the end for the venerable line of European cargo spacecraft. It's being phased out in favour of a much larger US-built commercial cargo vessel which is more compatible with the Russian segment of the space … READ MORE : http://www.euronews.com/2014/07/30/last-launch-for-europe-s-space-cargo-freighter What is in the news today? Click to watch: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSyY1udCyYqBeLGPTLVZMp8kczDH7_5Ni euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=euronews euronews is available in 14 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels In English: Website: http://www.euronews.com/news Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/euronews Twitter: http://twitter.com/euronews Google+: http://google.com/+euronews VKontakte: http://vk.com/en.euronews