Chinese Test Doubled Hazard to Space Station

By: AP
By: AP

China's anti-satellite test in January approximately doubled the debris hazard to the international space station for several weeks.

That word Thursday from Michael Griffin, NASA administrator, speaking at a symposium in Colorado Springs.

He said the debris has dispersed to levels considered indistinguishable from the background.

In the test, a Chinese missile destroyed an old Chinese weather satellite.

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