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UK to splash another £1.4bn on protecting non-existent 'national interests in space'

Roland6 Silver badge

UK niche?

>"Russia and China have tested anti-satellite weapons creating debris fields that will linger for decades," warned Wigston, adding: "Russian satellites continually make close approaches to other satellites, what we call rendezvous and proximity operations, possibly an indication of espionage activity, or possibly rehearsing something much more sinister."


Strangely, Wigston did not mention the anti-satellite activities carried out by India or the United States.

Someone is going to have to clean up that mess...

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