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The problem with hitching a ride is that rockets and launches are specifically worked out for whatever pay load is being put up there.
There's also the space treaty or something which makes it illegal for countries to deploy space based weapons. You can bet your arse that any country caught doing that would be in deep crap with the USA and Russia for example, since they've wanted to to do it forever.
originally posted by: NewzNose
a reply to: tothetenthpower
The time of honoring treaties is well passed, my friend. Different world.
Both US and Russia have SBWs up there and have for decades.
As I've said many times on ATS, the manner of motion the triangles use, UFO derived, is a development equivalent to the invention of the wheel.