TITLE

Heads Up: Space Junk Is Falling

AUTHOR(S)
Vaughan, Allyson
PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
Wireless Week;05/08/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 19, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the two chunks of a man-made space junk that fell on separate farms in South Africa in April 2000. Factor that increases the chance of falling orbital debris onto populated areas; Implication of orbital debris problems; List of the members of the Interagency Space Debris Coordination Committee.
ACCESSION #
3106393

 

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