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U.S. Government Orbital Debris Mitigation Standard Practices   [open pdf - 117KB]

"The United States Government has formally stated in this document its objectives and practices of limiting the amount of space debris. The four objectives are (1) control of debris released during normal operations, (2) minimizing debris generated by accidental explosions, (3) selection of safe flight profile and operational configuration, and (4) postmission disposal of space structures."

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NASA Orbital Debris Program Office: http://www.worbitaldebris.jsc.nasa.gov/
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