As NASA's UARS satellite nears reentry, go to NASA (hyperlink to nasa.gov/mission_pages/uars/index.html) to get the most current updates.
Aerospace engineers from Analytical Graphics, Inc. (AGI) used the company's analysis and visualization software to create this video depicting:
· UARS in its current orbit
· Its potential debris area
· Burn-up at reentry
· A representative statistical breakup model
· UARS estimated debris region
In all uses, courtesy "Analytical Graphics, Inc."
To learn more about this story, head over to blogs.agi.com.
Want an app to see where the UARS is? Check out AGI's Satellite Augmented Reality android app: blogs.agi.com/agi/?p=3765
Want to see where the UARS is in a Google Earth window?? Check out this AGI blog entry: blogs.agi.com/agi/?p=3780
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