On-Orbit Servicing: Next Generation of Space Activities

This book shares a range of new and diverse insights on On-Orbit Servicing (OOS), and examines its implications especially from political, legal, economic, and security perspectives. OSS has been evolving rapidly and presents both challenges and opportunities, such as in-space repairs, refuelling, r...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Froehlich, Annette (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2020, 2020
Edition:1st ed. 2020
Series:Studies in Space Policy
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Some Legal Thoughts on the Dual-Use Nature of On-Orbit Servicing Vehicles: Friend or Foe?
  • Risk management and insurance of on-orbit servicing
  • Legal Aspects on Space Recycling
  • On-Orbit Servicing: Security and Legal Aspects
  • On-Orbit Servicing: Space for Africa?
  • The Space Race on Sustainability: Business and Legal Challenges for On-Orbit-Servicing
  • On Orbit Servicing, Opportunity & Liability
  • On-orbit servicing from a legal and policy perspective
  • Legal Aspects Relating to On-Orbit Servicing and Active Debris Removal