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Chinese rocket in fall, two orbits over Italy between 2 and 7


May 8, 2021

The time window relating to the return to Earth of the ‘Lunga marcia 5B’ space launcher has been further reduced, the probability that fragments may fall on the territory remains extremely low. Chinese rocket in fall, update from Italy with the latest news about two orbits on ours Country between 2 and 7 in the morning. Based on the latest data provided by the Italian Space Agency (ASI) during the new meeting of the technical table chaired by the Head of Department Fabrizio Curcio, the time window relating to the return to Earth of the Chinese space launcher ‘Lunga marcia 5B’ has been further reduced, and this allows to exclude the first of the three trajectories initially identified. Read also The trajectories that could affect some sectors of nine central-southern Italian regions in the time span between 2 am tonight and 7 am Italian time therefore drop to two. The technical table will continue to follow the evolution of the situation in real time. The probability that one or more fragments could fall on our territory remains extremely low.