Salvage Corvette attampts to (unsuccessfully) reclaim salvage by docking with nearby Carrier

Whenever a Salvage Corvette is ordered to to pick up some debris from a battle, it will attempt to dock with the nearest Carrier instead if it is in closer proximity than the Mothership. Howevere, the salvage is unsuccessfully reclaimed as the Salvage Corvette simply “quits” docking upon having approached said Carrier.

I think it might have to do with the fact that the Carrier’s entrance is too small for a Salvage Corvette carrying debris. It may also have something to do with this issue: Salvage Corvettes debris carrying