Russian Satellite Alters Orbit to Shadow US Spy Satellite

ExtremeTech
Feb 5, 2020 · 2 min read

by Ryan Whitwam

The US and Russia have long employed spy satellites to keep tabs on the world, but what about keeping tabs on the satellites? A pair of satellites are currently locked in a bizarre dance as a Russian probe trails its US counterpart for unknown reasons. Russia swears the satellite is completely harmless, but experts aren’t buying that. We might be…