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Explosions in the sky

The Pentagon has posted a video of the Navy strike of the defunct USA 193 satellite:



As more than a few bloggers have noted, this exercise (as well as a similar Chinese mission a year ago) has shown how easy it could be to take down satellites during times of war. Theoretically speaking, of course.

Posted by Joab Jackson on Feb 22, 2008 at 9:39 AM


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