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Fraser
2010-Dec-28, 09:50 PM
A geostationary satellite that become a “zombie” earlier this year and stopped communicating with ground controllers has now finally been reset and is under control. The Galaxy 15 communications satellite had its “brains fried” by a solar flare and went rogue in early May. Although it was still functional, its navigation and communications systems would [...]

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Swift
2010-Dec-29, 03:58 PM
Do zombie satellites eat the CPUs of other satellites? ;)

KaiYeves
2010-Dec-29, 04:02 PM
"Brai- er- CPUUUUUUUUS..."