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NASA takes ownership of space junk that crashed into Florida home

Posted on AllSides April 16th, 2024
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Recovered stanchion from the NASA flight support equipment used to mount International Space Station batteries on a cargo pallet. The stanchion survived reentry through Earth’s atmosphere on March 8, 2024, and hit a home in Naples, Fla. A Florida homeowner was treated to a shocking surprise when a jettisoned piece of metal from the International Space Station crashed into his home in March. On Monday, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration confirmed the space station was the source of the debris. The debris “tore through the roof” of Alejandro Otero’s...

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https://latimes.com/california/story/2024-04-16/nasa-says-space-junk-that-crashed-into-florida-home-was-from-iss

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