I had thought many of the birds up there were already set up to slide off into an orbit that would burn them up. Hmmm. Wonder where the Satcom birds are now, or the Galaxy bird that went dark a couple of years ago... They were moved out of their slot to move in something else that worked, you'd think they had fuel enough to burn them or bounce them out into space...
point being, they were left there on purpose. Why? just so we'd know where they *are*...?
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