The US military says it has successfully hit a crippled spy satellite with a missile.
The dying spy satellite and the kill missile collided at a combined speed of 22,000 mph about 130 miles above Earth’s surface. The collision was confirmed at a space operations center at 10:50 p.m. EST. There is a shoot-down video footage soon, by now we can find only a simulation.
Three minutes after being fired from the US Navy cruiser USS Lake Erie in the Pacific
the three-stage SM-3 missile hit the satellite, on a video clip is to see that there was a fireball.
That would indicate that that’s a hydrazine fire – so the 1,000 pounds of hydrazine, which could have posed a health hazard to humans, are destroyed.
Small pieces of debris from the satellite has started re-entry into the atmosphere and will continue through Thursday and into Friday.
Registering a major achievement in the country's defence capabilities, India has shot down a Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite. Making the announcement to the nation Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the country has Defense officials in New Delhi on Feb. 28 display part of an air-to-air AMRAAM missile allegedly fired by a Pakistani aircraft, violating Indian airspace. India shot one of its own s in low-Earth orbit with a ground-to-space missile on Wednesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, hailing his country's first test of such weaponry as a Tags: modi, hails, india, military, Royal Air Force Pilots Ordered "We need to protect our pilots but at the same time," said a Sunday Times source "we're taking a step closer to war. It will only take one plane to be shot in an White House ist ein US-amerikanischer Action-Thriller des Regisseurs Roland Emmerich aus dem Jahr 2013. In den Hauptrollen sind Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx und Maggie Gyllenhaal zu sehen.