[amsat-bb] RS-15 launch cover for anti-satellite test?
am25544 at triton.net
Sat Dec 24 02:46:13 PST 2011
This may be old news to some, but I
came across an interesting article
about a Soviet era anti-satellite
test program called Naryad. It
made a couple of sub-orbital test
flights, and then supposedly was
launched into a high orbit along
with RS-15 on December 26, 1994.
RS-15 was deployed and a short
time later the booster stage
turned into many objects.
(Object 94 085 B-V.)
Interesting story atleast.
73, Armando N8IGJ
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