[ExI] interesting chart

BillK pharos at gmail.com
Sat Jan 2 22:01:16 UTC 2021

On Sat, 2 Jan 2021 at 21:32, William Flynn Wallace via extropy-chat
<extropy-chat at lists.extropy.org> wrote:
> How many do you reckon are up there to kill other satellites should the time come?   bill w
> _______________________________________________

Most military satellites are in LEO (low-earth orbit) and can be
destroyed with ground missiles.

One problem though is the creation of many thousands of pieces of
debris. These clouds of debris could cause a chain reaction of
satellite destruction and end up destroying all the satellites in LEO,
not just enemy satellites.  People do worry about LEO becoming


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