How often does the International Space Station dodge space debris?

Every so often, space debris gets in the way of the International Space Station.

The International Space Station (ISS) has been in orbit since 1998 and space debris has forced evasive maneuvers dozens of times. According to a December 2022 NASA report (opens in new tab), the ISS has course-corrected itself 32 times to avoid satellites and trackable space debris since 1999.

2023-03-13 10:00:29