Switzerland Janitor Satellites

  In this illustration provided by the Swiss Space Center of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL) on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012, the CleanSpace One satellite, firmly attached to the debris, powers on its engines in order to reach the Earth atmosphere where both satellites will be burnt during their descent. The EPFL on Wednesday launched the "CleanSpace One", a project to develop and build the first installment of a family of satellites specially designed to clean up space debris, during a press conference in Lausanne, Switzerland, Wednesday, February 15, 2012. (AP Photo/HO/ EPFL/Swiss Space Center) NO SALES - MANDATORY CREDIT
In this illustration provided by the Swiss Space Center of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL) on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012, the CleanSpace One satellite, firmly attached to the debris, powers on its engines in order to reach the Earth atmosphere where both satellites will be burnt during their descent. The EPFL on Wednesday launched the "CleanSpace One", a project to develop and build the first installment of a family of satellites specially designed to clean up space debris, during a press conference in Lausanne, Switzerland, Wednesday, February 15, 2012. (AP Photo/HO/ EPFL/Swiss Space Center) NO SALES - MANDATORY CREDIT

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