Tracking 19644 objects as of 25-Apr-2019
HD Live streaming from Space Station
objects crossing your sky now

Indian anti-satellite test proves early test for Space Fence


Indian anti-satellite test proves early test for Space Fence Still in testing mode, the U.S. Air Force Space Fence on Kwajalein Atoll detected India’s March 27 anti-satellite test and issued a break-up alert. “We happened to be up during an endurance test and we were very excited to see that the system performed nominally,” Matthew Hughes, Lockheed Martin Space Fence and Space Surveillance programs business development manager, told SpaceNews. “Space fence is all about the ability to identify break ups, maneuvers, closely spaced objects, proximity operations, new foreign launches.”   More



(Source: Space News - Apr 12)

comments powered by Disqus