sorry buddy, but the soyuz rocket isn't under control

From: Kevin Fetter (kfetter@yahoo.com)
Date: Tue Mar 31 2009 - 01:51:47 UTC

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    At
    
    http://www.space.com/news/090330-rocket-debris.html
    
    It say's
    
    The Soyuz rockets jettison their second stage after entering orbit in such a way that the second stage will slowly fall back to earth in a few days. But "you can control precisely where these things are going to come down," Chester said.
    
    Sorry buddy, doesn't work that way.  When the soyuz rocket re-enter's, it's not under any control, just like most decaying satellites. 
    
    The space shuttle is different, as it's a controlled re-entry.
    
    Kevin
    
    
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