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- Title Cleaning space
- Released 23/04/2013 12:00 pm
- Copyright ESA/Mixed-Reality Communication GmbH
Artist’s concept showing how a defunct satellite could be grappled for a controlled reentry into Earth’s atmosphere, where it would burn up and be destroyed harmlessly.
This is one of several concepts for clearing dead satellites from orbit being studied by space agencies and industry across Europe.
- Id 290323