LSE Space Engineer David Allain has been heavily involved in the ATV-4 ground segment validation activities, as a member of the ESA ATV Operations Team based at ATV Control Centre housed in the CNES Fermat Building in Toulouse, France. He has been in charge of organization, preparation and execution of the ground interface and end-to-end tests, supporting and reviewing the ATV Control Center Acceptance as well as ensuring the completion of all integration and validation activities.
LSE Space has supported the ATV missions since 2008.
Successful launch of Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV-4) Albert Einstein on 5th June 2013. Watch it here.