06 May 2021
EU Space Surveillance and Tracking (EU SST) is monitoring the re-entry into Earth’s atmosphere of large space object CZ-5B R/B (2021-035B), the core stage of the rocket that launched Tianhe – the first module of the Chinese large modular space station – on 29 April 2021. The EU SST network of sensors is observing the object closely, and its radars have narrowed down its re-entry window to 8-9 May. Update: 2021-05-08 13:00 UTC+2: The current window of 2021-05-09 02:11 UTC ±190 minutes will keep narrowing down during the next hours.
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