NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine said Monday that just 60 pieces of debris were large enough to track. Of those, 24 went above the apogee of the ISS, the point of the space station's orbit farthest from Earth.
He added:" It is not acceptable for us to allow people to create orbital debris fields that put our people at risk. "
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on March 27 that the country had achieved a "historic feat" by shooting its own low-orbit satellite with a ground-to-space missile
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