Japan launches satellite to eyeball derelict rocket stage

A Japanese satellite lofted by Rocket Lab is to monitor a chunk of space junk ahead of future missions designed to curtail orbital debris. The 150 kg ADRAS-J satellite was launched on a Rocket Lab Electron from the company's Launch Complex 1 in New Zealand at 1452 UTC February 18. The plan is for…#rocketlab #launchcomplex1 #newzealand #hii #northrop #grumman #mev #intelsat #salyut7 #astroscalejapan
Source: Reuters: Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news