One satellite, one rocket stage. "One (Cosmos 2004) is an old Russian communication/navigation satellite from the 1980s, and the other (CZ-4C R/B) is the upper stage of a Chinese Long March rocket that launched in 2009. Both of them are inactive and have been for a long time."

Sounds more like the trailer of a romantic comedy than a terrifying space accident.

... "But when they bump into each other, the results are spectacular. This fall, a romance that is guaranteed to break your heart into little pieces in an exponentially growing cascade of destruction. Satellites of Love. In theaters October 17th."

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