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View Full Version : Watch Formation-Flying Chinese ‘Yaogan’ Satellites Slip Silently Through the Stars



Fraser
2014-Dec-05, 12:20 AM
The list of amazing things that astrophotographer Thierry Legault captures with his camera keeps growing! This time, it’s a trio of hard-to see, formation-flying Chinese reconnaissance satellites called Yaogan. “Yaogan triplets are Chinese reconnaissance satellites flying at 1,100 km in groups of 3, separated by about 100km (5°),” Legault explained to Universe Today. In this […]

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