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Sep 04, 2019
ESA satellite re-routed in orbit to avoid collision with SpaceX's Starlink constellationSpaceX cited a bug in its satellite's OS prevented it from seeing the collision risk with ESA's Aeolus satellite.
Jun 06, 2019
Awesome simulation of black hole solves 40-year-mystery of their formationThe simulation shows how the inner accretion disk aligns perfectly with the black hole's equator even if the outer part is angled.
May 11, 2019
Most of the space debris generated due to Mission Shakti has decayed: DRDO chairmanHe says whatever is left of the debris will dissipate in a "short period of time".
Apr 30, 2019
SpaceX's broadband satellites will operate at a low orbit to avoid creating debrisSpaceX has now announced that 1,584 broadband satellites will be placed into orbit at 550 km.
Apr 12, 2019
Pentagon defends Mission Shakti ASAT test, says India has cause to be concerned over 'threats to nation from space'US Strategic Command Commander General John E Hyten told members of the powerful Senate Armed Services Committee that the first lesson from the Indian ASAT is that they (India) are concerned about threats to their nation from space.
Apr 11, 2019
Japanese start-up Astroscale aims to launch 'space sweepers' to clear space debrisThe company will conduct a demonstration in 2020 to try and nudge out space debris out of orbit.
Apr 09, 2019
NASA and ISRO briefly stopped working together after the Mission Shakti ASAT TestNeither of 2 letters to ISRO mentions the upcoming Chandrayaan-2 mission or its NASA instruments.
Apr 08, 2019
DRDO says debris from Mission Shakti ASAT test poses no danger to space stationThere was a temporary risk for 10 days, but we have crossed that period, an official told reporters.
Apr 06, 2019
DRDO says India chose much lower orbit for A-SAT test to avoid threat of debris to global space assetsOn Tuesday, the NASA had termed a "terrible thing" India's shooting down of one its satellites, saying the hit-to-kill mission created about 400 pieces of orbital debris.
Apr 03, 2019
Pakistan 'deeply concerned' over space debris from India's ASAT test, says 'military dimension' of move can't be overlookedPakistan on Tuesday expressed "deep concern" over the assessment of international experts on the threats resulting from space debris generated by the recently conducted Anti-Satellite missile (ASAT) test by India