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US tests shooting down, jamming its satellites in computer simulations

US tests shooting down, jamming its satellites in computer simulations

The US is testing its satellites resiliency to threats in space using computer-aided simulations, under a 10-day-long space war programme in which actual satellites are not being used. The simulations include potential shooting down of missile-tracking satellites, satellite jamming, and other warfare effects. Earlier this year, Russia had successfully conducted an anti-satellite missile test. .

technology 2021-12-14 Inshorts