[ExI] Name the Rogue Satellite Operation

Eugen Leitl eugen at leitl.org
Wed Feb 20 22:05:34 UTC 2008

On Wed, Feb 20, 2008 at 01:06:59PM -0800, The Avantguardian wrote:

> Yeah but the explosion will likely kick some debris up to a higher
> orbit. At mach 16 it only takes a nut or a bolt to mess up somebody's

Make that Mach >25. At that speed even paint flakes will damage
PV panels. I used to speculate about fragmentation catastrophe,
apparently, this stuff is for real.

> day. How does Operation Killer Confetti sound?

Operation Space Cowboy Yee-Haw! Let's give people ideas on how to
shutdown humanity's entire space activities by just a few launches.

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