Russian BLITS Satellite hit by Space Debris

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Date: Sat Mar 09 2013 - 13:09:54 UTC

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    *"A small Russian satellite was hit by a piece of space debris in January,
    possibly causing severe damage to the spacecraft, Dr. T.S. Kelso,
    the technical program manager for the Center for Space Standards &
    Innovation (CSSI) reported on Friday. The collision involving the Russian
    BLITS satellite and a piece of debris from the Fengyun 1C satellite
    occurred back on January 22, according to Kelso."
    The complete report here:
    Carlos Bella*
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