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Comment Re:Reach the "nearby" ISS? From Hubble? Uh, No. (Score 2) 97

An ideal intercept, while impossible on the 25m/s delta v of the old MMU, only actually needs 39m/s. Given a lighter weight, higher ISP advanced MMU and the initial disaster having lobbed them in generally the right direction. What isn't plausible, if they manage an intercept, is them doing anything more than destroying the ISS, continuing the Kessler Syndrome (it's another 39m/s to circularize and don't get me started on matching inclinations).

"Spock, did you see the looks on their faces?" "Yes, Captain, a sort of vacant contentment."