Another AO-51 Collision???

K6LCS <clintbrad4d@...>

The Joint Space Operations Center at Vandenberg AFB has reported that
AO-51 will have a ~200 meter (i.e. 2 football fields) approach to object
#34890 at 08:51Z on April 13th.

Object #34890 can be tracked at ...

... or ...

It is one piece of the more than 500 pieces of debris left over after the Iridium-33 --
Kosmos-2251 collision on Feb. 10,2009. That event has been written up on Wikipedia ...

The total mass of the two spacecraft was about 1600 kg (well over one ton).

73, Tom