Tag: Debris

At 9 o’clock tomorrow morning, an abandoned Chinese rocket may collide with a satellite, and space debris may increase by 20%

LeoLabs, a satellite tracking company that tracks orbital debris for a long time, issued a warning today that an abandoned Chinese rocket has a 10%chance of colliding with an abandoned former Soviet satellite tomorrow morning, creating a large amount of space junk and causing low-Earth orbit. A 10%to 20%increase in space debris poses a huge risk to spacecraft.