@elonmusk Hey Elon exterior of Starlink which you modified orbit to reduce the affect (Kessler syndrome), has SpaceX… https://t.co/XRH3aJDou2
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The area ‘junk’, that features spare rocket components and different particles which can be floating round in area, may show harmful to the spacecraft ought to they occur to collide with them. SpaceX’s president Gwynne Shotwell had earlier mentioned in an interview with Time Journal that the Starship was able to selecting up the junk within the Earth’s orbit and storing it in its cargo bay.
Possibilities of collision will enhance with the rise within the variety of satellites within the orbit, which is going on as SpaceX has put over 1500 Starlink satellites within the decrease Earth orbit and plans enhance the quantity upto 42,000 by mid-2027, as per a report by Enterprise Insider. The primary Starship rocket may blast off into area as early as July. Let’s hope it is ready to do the job and accumulate the junk on the route too.