Can satellites collide in space?

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Can satellites collide in space?
« on: 20/05/2015 12:25:31 »
I just wanted to know why satellites in orbit do not collide with one another? I hear there are hundreds of these flying objects in space.  Do they have a predetermined orbit path before launch?
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