I am not surprised that the Swiss are behind the idea of Tidying Up Junk in Orbit. The Swiss are serious about cleanliness and order.
(Thank you Jared)
“Propre en ordre”, that’s the way we like it!
Saw it in the news last night and thought the exact same thing! :)
This reminds me of planning for retirement, death, decommissioning, etc. E.g. – at end of life, what is the cost and method of dismantling a nuclear power plant, lumber mill, or chemical plant.
This is definitely a risk for the private space industry to achieve their goals if they gotta keep dodging deadly, little buggers like nuts and bolts flying around at 15,000mph or greater…
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