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Satellite Swarms Push Update Of Space Junk Guidelines


Satellite Swarms Push Update Of Space Junk Guidelines As SpaceX prepares to launch its next tranche of Starlink satellites in late December, the rise of satellite constellations in general prompted the federal government to update its space junk guidelines. Simply put, space junk can be dangerous. There are numerous instances of satellite pieces colliding with operational satellites, and every so often the International Space Station needs to dodge debris for the safety of its astronauts.   More



(Source: Forbes - Dec 11)

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