European Space Agency blinks in game of cosmic chicken

ABC News | 9/3/2019 | Staff
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The European Space Agency says it has performed an evasive maneuver with one of its satellites after rival SpaceX said it wouldn't move its own spacecraft out of the way, risking a potentially catastrophic collision.

ESA said Tuesday that it "reached out early to SpaceX and was informed that no maneuver was planned for the Starlink satellite before the close approach."

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The agency said the...
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