SPACE
Special Bibliography No. 329
Supplement No. 3


October 2012

Compiled by Bibliography Branch
Muir S. Fairchild Research Information Center
Maxwell AFB, AL


Contents

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Internet Resources

Bibliographies | Online Journals & News | Organizations



Bibliographies

European Centre for Space Law.  Space Law Bibliography. 
Available online at: http://www.esa.int/SPECIALS/ECSL/SEM5BBNSNNG_0.html#subhead1

Muir S. Fairchild Research Information Center.  Space (2009). 
Available online at: http://www.au.af.mil/au/aul/bibs/space09.htm

NASA Headquarters Library.  Bibliographies. 
Available online at: http://www.hq.nasa.gov/office/hqlibrary/find/bibliographies.htm

Naval War College.  Space 2011. 
Available online at: http://usnwc.libguides.com/content.php?pid=97604


Online Journals & News

High Frontier Journal. 
Available online at: http://www.afspc.af.mil/library/highfrontierjournal.asp
AF Space Command's premier professional journal, published quarterly.  Final issue published August 2011.

Orbital Debris Quarterly News. 
Available online at: http://orbitaldebris.jsc.nasa.gov/newsletter/newsletter.html
"Quarterly publication of the NASA Orbital Debris Program Office." -- Website.

SPACE.com. 
Available online at: http://www.space.com
The world's No. 1 source for news of astronomy, skywatching, space exploration, commercial spaceflight and related technologies.

Space Politics. 
Available online at: http://www.spacepolitics.com/
Space policy blog of Jeff Foust, offering news and commentary about key issues affecting civil, commercial and military space efforts.

The Space Review. 
Available online at: http://www.thespacereview.com/
"Devoted to articles, commentary, and reviews regarding all aspects of space exploration: science, technology, policy, business, and more." -- Website.

SpaceRef. 
Available online at: http://www.spaceref.com/
21 news and reference web sites, designed to allow both the novice and specialist alike to explore outer space and Earth observation.

SpaceToday. 
Available online at: http://www.spacetoday.net
Provides links to space news articles from "authoritative and highly reliable open sources" throughout the web, on topics ranging from astronomy and space science to technology, policy, and legislation.


Organizations

Air Force Space Command. 
Available online at: http://www.afspc.af.mil

Center of Excellence for Space Education and Training. 
Available online at: https://www2.peterson.af.mil/nssi/CESET/index1.htm

European Centre for Space Law (ECSL). 
Available online at: http://www.esa.int/SPECIALS/ECSL/index.html

European Space Policy Institute (ESPI). 
Available online at: http://www.espi.or.at/

Global Security. 
Available online at: http://www.globalsecurity.org/space/index.html
Particularly good for locating government information, Congressional debates, weapons systems, space facilities and budgets. 
Link may not be available on the Maxwell .mil network.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). 
Available online at: http://www.nasa.gov/home/index.html

National Reconnaissance Office (NRO). 
Available online at: http://www.nro.gov
The NRO is the U.S. Government agency in charge of designing, building, launching, and maintaining America’s intelligence satellites.

National Space Studies Center. 
Available online at: http://space.au.af.mil

Stimson Center. 
Available online at: http://www.stimson.org/programs/space-security
Website includes news, publications, and research; see especially Space Security Project.

Union of Concerned Scientists. 
Available online at: http://www.ucsusa.org/
Website includes publications, reports, blogs, online tools and resources, links to news and current events.  Search box allows focus on space and related topics.

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA). 
Available online at: http://www.unoosa.org/oosa/index.html
"UNOOSA is responsible for promoting international cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space." -- Website.


Commercial Space


Internet Resources

Ben-Ari, Guy and others.  National Security & the Commercial Space Sector: An Analysis & Evaluation of Options for Improving Commercial Access to Space.  Washington, Center for Strategic and International Studies, July 2010.  80 p.
Available online at: http://csis.org/publication/national-security-and-commercial-space-sector

Commercial Space Transportation: 2010 Year in Review.  Washington, U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, January 2011.  25 p.
Available online at: http://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/ast/media/2010%20Year%20in%20Review.pdf
Summarizes launch activities for calendar year, and provides a historical look at the past five years of commercial launch activity.  All worldwide orbital launches in 2010, including commercial, civil, and military missions, are listed.

Krishen, Kumar.  Multiple Aspects of Space Technology Transfer.  IETE Technical Review  28:195-206  May-June 2011.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=61233044&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Meyer, Zach.  Private Commercialization of Space in an International Regime: A Proposal for a Space District.  Northwestern Journal of International Law & Business  30:241-261  Winter 2010.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=bth&AN=51894754&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Office of Commercial Space Transportation. 
Available online at: http://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/ast/
FAQs, reports and publications, legislation, news and policies.

Sylvan, Richard and others.  The Emerging Inner Solar System Economy.  World Future Review  1:23-38  April-May 2009.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=41577389&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

The U.S. Commercial Suborbital Industry: A Space Renaissance in the Making.  Washington, U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, October 2011.  39 p.
Available online at: http://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/ast/media/111460.pdf
"An overview of the current emerging U.S. commercial reusable suborbital spaceflight industry and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) licensed commercial spaceports launching suborbital spacecraft." -- Introduction.

United States.  Congress.  House of Representatives.  Committee on Science and Technology.  Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics.  Keeping the Space Environment Safe for Civil and Commercial Users.  Hearing.  111th Congress, 1st session, April 28, 2009.  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2009.  90 p.
Available online at: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CHRG-111hhrg48737/html/CHRG-111hhrg48737.htm
"...potential measures to improve information available to avoid in-space collisions, as well as ways to minimize the growth of future space debris." -- Purpose.

Verhovek, Sam Howe.  Out of the Blue, Into the Black.  Discover  32:34-43  September 2011.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=64395260&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv
Discusses the commercial spaceflight industry, including safety concerns.

Books

Bentley, Matthew A.  Spaceplanes: From Airport to Spaceport.  New York, Springer, 2009.  238 p.
"A vision of the near future in which space vehicles can take off from an international airport, refuel in space, and fly regularly between the Earth and the Moon." -- Summary.
Book call no.: 629.441 B477s

Dubbs, Chris and Paat-Dahlstrom, Emeline.  Realizing Tomorrow: The Path to Private Spaceflight.  Lincoln, NE, University of Nebraska Press, 2011.  299 p.
The story of the pioneers of commercial spaceflight.
Book call no.: 629.41 D813r

The Farthest Shore: A 21st Century Guide to Space, executive editors, Joseph N. Pelton and Angelia P. Bukley.  Lancaster, PA, Apogee Books, 2010.  416 p.
"All aspects of space technology are included in the guide, from how space can be used to deal with global warming to the latest in space tourism." -- Publisher's summary.
Chapter Eleven, Creating Space Markets: Understanding the Economic Rationale, by Patrick Cohendet and others, pp 357-386.
Book call no.: 500.5 F247

Jane's Space Systems and Industry, edited by Peter R. Bond.  27th ed.  Alexandria, VA, Jane’s Information Group, 2011/2012.  840 p.
Space Launch Vehicles, pp 191-270.
Book call no.: R 629.405 J331 27th ed. 2011/2012

National Research Council.  America's Future in Space: Aligning the Civil Space Program With National Needs.  Washington, National Academies Press, 2009.  89 p.
Also available online at: http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12701
Book call no.: 629.40973 N2772a

Solomon, Lewis D.  The Privatization of Space Exploration: Business, Technology, Law and Policy.  New Brunswick, NJ, Transaction Publishers, 2008.  128 p.
Book call no.: 338.0919 S689p

Space and Defense Policy, edited by Damon Coletta and Frances T. Pilch.  New York, Routledge, 2009.  350 p.
Chapter 10, The Civil Sector, by Michael Gleason and John M. Logsdon, pp 244-268.
Book call no.: 358.8 S7323

Space Foundation.  The Space Report 2011: The Authoritative Guide to Global Space Activity.  Colorado Springs, CO, Space Foundation, 2011.  160 p.
Chapter 2.0, The Space Economy, pp 31-66.
Book call no.: 338.476294 S7323 2011

Toward a Theory of Spacepower: Selected Essays, edited by Charles D. Lutes and others.  Washington, National Defense University Press, 2011.  348 p.
Chapter 9, History of Civil Space Activity and Spacepower, by Roger D. Launius, pp 179-214.
Chapter 10, Commercial Space and Spacepower, by Henry R. Hertzfeld, pp 215-239.
Chapter 11, Merchant and Guardian Challenges in the Exercise of Spacepower, by Scott Pace, pp 241-273.
Also available online at: http://www.ndu.edu/press/spacepower.html
Book call no.: 358.8 T737

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on the Judiciary.  To Enact Certain Laws Relating to National and Commercial Space Programs as Title 51, United States Code, "National and Commercial Space Program".  Report (to accompany H.R. 3237) (Including Cost Estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2009.  75 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS117014
Book call no.: 341.47 U581t

Periodicals

Ackerman, Robert K.  Commercial Manned Launch Services Awaken.  Signal  65:40-45  March 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.proquest.com/docview/858093771?accountid=4332

Anselmo, Joseph and others.  Up & Down.  Aviation Week & Space Technology  173:44-48  August 22, 2011.
Discusses the workforce in the aerospace industry, based on a study which was carried out by the magazine, finding that commercial companies are hiring as defense and space pare down.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=67224539&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Burris, Matthew D.  Tilting at Windmills?  The Counterposing Policy Interests Driving the US Commercial Satellite Export Control Reform Debate.  Air Force Law Review  66:255-329  June 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=56522953&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Caceres, Marco.  A Boost for Commercial Human Spaceflight.  Aerospace America  48:20-25  April 2010.
Reports on NASA's Vision for Space Exploration (VSE) program.

Caceres, Marco.  Commercial Satellites Get Bigger -- and Smaller.  Aerospace America  47:12-14  February 2009.

Chengzhi, Li.  Agronomy in Space -- China's Crop Breeding Program.  Space Policy  27:157-164  August 2011.
China’s 2 decade+ practice and achievement in crop breeding in space is reviewed and recommended.

Crowther, Richard.  The Regulatory Challenges of Ensuring Commercial Human Spaceflight Safety.  Space Policy  27:74-76  May 2011.

Curry, Andrew.  Spaceport at the Top of the World.  Air & Space Smithsonian  26:40-47  August 2011.
Profiles Kiruna, Sweden, planned as first launch site outside the US for suborbital spaceflights for space tourists.

David, Leonard.  A Higher Calling.  Aerospace America  48:32-37  September 2010.
Discusses the emergence of commercial suborbital vehicles and their role to the science missions of NASA.

Dream Chasers.  Discover  31:42+  September 2010.
"The article discusses development of the Dream Chaser spacecraft by the company Sierra Nevada Corporation." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=52887085&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Fisher, Adam.  "Very Stunning, Very Space, and Very Cool": The Launch of Space Tourism.  Technology Review  112:58-69  January-February 2009.
Oral history from interviews with five of the first space tourists.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=37276388&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Foust, Jeffrey.  Is the Private Sector Ready for Human Spaceflight?  Ad Astra  22:38-41  Summer 2010.

Freedman, David H.  Jump-Starting the Orbital Economy.  Scientific American  303:88-93  December 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=55151922&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Jurist, John M.  Commercial Suborbital Sounding Rocket Market: A Role for Reusable Launch Vehicles.  Astropolitics  7:32-49  January 2009.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777620902782660

Messier, Douglas.  Space Tourism.  Ad Astra  21:22-25  Summer 2009.

Morring, Frank Jr.  Jumping-Off Point.  Aviation Week & Space Technology  173:54-59  October 3, 2011.
Discusses developing commercial uses of outer space.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=67279278&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Norris, Guy.  Galactic Quest.  Aviation Week & Space Technology  171:54-58  September 7, 2009.
"Report on Virgin Galactic and its leading position in the space tourism industry." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=44435831&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Sachdeva, Gurbachan Singh.  Viewpoint: New Ethics for Space Commerce.  Astropolitics  8:49-61  January 2010.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777622.2010.494518

Sauser, Brittany.  Rocket Road.  Technology Review  114:31-39  May-June 2011.
"A photo essay which documents sending of a spacecraft into low Earth orbit by Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX) is presented." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=61481048&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

von der Dunk, Frans G.  Space Tourism, Private Spaceflight and the Law: Key Aspects.  Space Policy  27:146-152  August 2011.

Werner, Debra.  Demanding Times: U.S. Military Forges New Relationship with SATCOM Industry.  C4ISR Journal  10:28-31  June 2011.

Williamson, Mark.  Arianespace: Thirty Years and Growing.  Aerospace America  48:18-22  September 2010.
30th anniversary of Arianespace, the French space travel supplier.

Williamson, Mark.  Prognosis for Human Spaceflight.  Ad Astra  23:24-27  Fall 2011.
The article examines the involvement of private companies in reviving manned spaceflight in the U.S.

Workgroup of the Strategy and International Affairs Committee of the French Aeronautics and Astronautics Association (3AF).  Europe's Major Challenge for the 21st Century: Access to Space.  Space Policy  25:99-108  May 2009.


International Cooperation


Internet Resources

A Code of Conduct for Responsible Space-Faring Nations, edited by Michael Krepon.  Washington, Stimson Center, December 2010.  81 p.
Available online at: http://www.stimson.org/books-reports/a-code-of-conduct-for-responsible-space-faring-nations/

Hoey, Matthew.  India's Quest for Dual-Use Technology.  Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists  65:43-59  September-October 2009.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=43867041&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv
"Is U.S. - Indian technology sharing still seen as harmless international engagement?" -- Abstract from author.

A Safer Space Environment?  Disarmament Forum  No. 4:entire issue  2009.
Available online at: http://www.unidir.org/bdd/fiche-periodique.php?ref_periodique=1020-7287-2009-4-en
"Explores the possible components of a strengthened space security regime and potential ways forward for the international community." -- Website.

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA). 
Available online at: http://www.unoosa.org/oosa/index.html
"UNOOSA is responsible for promoting international cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space." -- Website.

Books

Contested Commons: The Future of American Power in a Multipolar World, edited by Abraham M. Denmark and James Mulvenon.  Washington, Center for a New American Security, 2010.  195 p.
Beyond the Stalemate in the Space Commons, by Eric Sterner, pp 105-135.
Also available online at: http://www.cnas.org/files/documents/publications/CNAS%20Contested%20Commons_1.pdf
Book call no.: 327.112 C761

The Fair and Responsible Use of Space: An International Perspective, edited by Wolfgang Rathgeber and others.  New York, Springer, 2010.  206 p.
"Outlines the current situation of activities in space and identifies key challenges from the policy perspective." -- P. 4 of cover.
Book call no.: 333.94 F163

Harvey, Brian.  Europe's Space Programme: To Ariane and Beyond.  Chichester, UK, Springer, 2003.  382 p.
Book call no.: 629.4094 H341e

Mastalir, Anthony J.  The US Response to China's ASAT: An International Security Space Alliance for the Future.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 2009.  120 p.
Also available online at: http://aupress.au.af.mil/digital/pdf/paper/dp_0008_mastilir_us_response_china_asat.pdf
Book call no.: 333.94 M423u

Space and Defense Policy, edilted by Damon Coletta and Frances T. Pilch.  New York, Routledge, 2009.  350 p.
Chapter 5, Cooperation in Space: International Institutions, by Tom Graham and Darren Huskisson, pp 104-124.
Book call no.: 358.8 S7323

Van Ness, Peter.  The Time Has Come for a Treaty to Ban Weapons in Space.  Canberra, Australia, Australian National University, 2010.  8 p.
"Australia, enjoying close relations with both the US and China, could play an important role in encouraging the major powers to reach an agreement on the weaponization of space." -- Abstract.
Also available in Asian Perspective 34, no. 3:215-225 2010.
Also available online at: http://ips.cap.anu.edu.au/ir/pubs/work_papers/10-1.pdf
Book call no.: 358.8 V266t

Documents (Student Research)

Crooks, Heather R.  Transatlantic Relations: The Role of Nationalism in Multinational Space Cooperation.  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, 2009.  97 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA501117
Doc. call no.: M-U 42525 C948t

Klomp, Jeremiah O.  Is Space Big Enough for a US-SINO Partnership?  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2010.  27 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA537174
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 K666i

Periodicals

Arevalo-Yepes, Ciro and others.  The Need for a United Nations Space Policy.  Space Policy  26:3-8  February 2010.

Burzykowska, Anna.  Smaller States and the New Balance of Power in Space.  Space Policy  25:187-192  August 2009.

de Montluc, Bertrand.  The New International Political and Strategic Context for Space Policies.  Space Policy  25:20-28  February 2009.
Examines the new strategic context and the role that various countries are playing in space.

Giannopapa, Christina.  Improving Africa's Benefit From Space Applications: The European-African Partnership.  Space Policy  27:99-106  May 2011.

Hayward, Keith.  Europe in Space.  RUSI Journal  155:36-42  December 2010.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03071847.2010.542668

Hoerber, Thomas.  ESA+EU: Ideology or Pragmatic Task Sharing?  Space Policy  25:206-208  November 2009.

Horneck, Gerda and others.  Towards a European Vision for Space Exploration: Recommendations of the Space Advisory Group of the European Commission.  Space Policy  26:109-112  May 2010.

International Space.  High Frontier  6:entire issue  February 2010.
Includes several articles by various authors on the subject.
Also available online at: http://www.afspc.af.mil/shared/media/document/AFD-100226-085.pdf

Launius, Roger D.  United States Space Cooperation and Competition: Historical Reflections.  Astropolitics  7:89-100  May 2009.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777620903073853

Moltz, James Clay.  Toward Cooperation or Conflict on the Moon?  Considering Lunar Governance in Historical Perspective.  Strategic Studies Quarterly  3:82-103  Fall 2009.
"Establishing a peaceful framework for lunar governance will be important, because hostile international relations on the moon are likely to lead to conflicts elsewhere in space and, possibly, on Earth." -- P. 1.
Also available online at: http://www.au.af.mil/au/ssq/2009/Fall/moltz.pdf

The Need for a New Franco-German Partnership in Space: A Joint Policy Memorandum.  Space Policy  25:152-155  August 2009.
A joint memorandum by the European Space Policy Institute (ESPI), together with Fondation pour la Recherche Strategique (FRS) and the Institut Francais des Relations Internationales (IFRI), as well as Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik (SWP), reflects on the state of current Franco-German space relations.

Nemets, Alexandr V. and Kurz, Robert W.  The Iranian Space Program and Russian Assistance.  Journal of Slavic Military Studies  22:87-96  March 2009.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13518040802697304

Othman, Mazlan.  Outer Space Belongs to All of Mankind.  International Affairs: A Russian Journal of World Politics, Diplomacy & International Relations  57, no. 3:229-236  2011.
Interview with Mazlan Othman, Director of the United Nations (U.N.) Office for Outer Space Affairs.

Peter, Nicolas and Stoffl, Katherina.  Global Space Exploration 2025: Europe's Perspectives for Partnerships.  Space Policy  25:29-36  February 2009.
While new actors in space exploration continue to increase, the high costs of the programs are encouraging international cooperation as a central element of most countries’ strategy.

Pouzanov, S.  Russia-U.S. Space Partnership.  International Affairs: A Russian Journal of World Politics, Diplomacy & International Relations  57, no. 1:238-250  2011.
Overview of the history of Russian-American cooperation in space flight and exploration.

Rendleman, James D. and Faulconer, J. Walter.  Improving International Space Cooperation: Considerations for the USA.  Space Policy  26:142-151  August 2010.

Ross-Nazzal, Jennifer.  Detente on Earth and in Space: The Apollo-Soyuz Test Project.  OAH Magazine of History  24:29-34  July 2010.
"The article discusses the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (ASTP), a partnership between the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and space scientists from the Soviet Union." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=52482573&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Single, Thomas G.  New Horizons: Coalition Space Operations.  Air & Space Power Journal  24:72-84  Summer 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=51694107&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Szajnfarber, Zoe and others.  Moon First Versus Flexible Path Exploration Strategies: Considering International Contributions.  Space Policy  27:131-145  August 2011.

Urlyapov, V.  Russia and Southeast Asia: Growing Cooperation in Aviation and Space Research.  International Affairs: A Russian Journal of World Politics, Diplomacy & International Relations  56, no. 6:63-66  2010.


Other Countries' Programs

Africa | Americas | Asia | Australia | Europe (East and West)


Africa

Book

National Regulation of Space Activities, edited by Ram S. Jakhu.  New York, Springer.  499 p.
Chapter 12, Regulation of Space Activities in South Africa, by Justine Lampitlaw, pp 267-314.
Book call no.: 341.47 N277

Periodicals

Butterworth-Hayes, Philip.  South Africa Opens New Routes to Space.  Aerospace America  49:4-9  September 2011.

Gottschalk, Keith.  South Africa's Space Program.  Astropolitics  8:35-48  January 2010.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777622.2010.496528

Americas

Books

Godefroy, Andrew B.  Defence and Discovery: Canada's Military Space Program, 1945-1974.  Vancouver, Canada, UBC Press, 2011.  237 p.
Book call no.: 623.690971 G581d

Harvey, Brian and others.  Emerging Space Powers: The New Space Programs of Asia, the Middle East and South America.  Chichester, UK, Springer, 2010.  624 p.
Book call no.: 629.409 H341e

National Regulation of Space Activities, edited by Ram S. Jakhu.  New York, Springer, 2010.  499 p.
Chapter 2, Regulation of Space Activities in Argentina, by Julian Hermida, pp 23-35.
Chapter 4, Regulation of Space Activities in Brazil, by José Monserrat Filho, pp 61-80.
Chapter 5, Regulation of Space Activities in Canada, by Ram S. Jakhu, pp 81-107.
Book call no.: 341.47 N277

Periodicals

Acevedo, Romina and others.  The Role of Venesat-1 Satellite in Promoting Development in Venezuela and Latin America.  Space Policy  26:189-193  August 2010.

Acevedo, Romina and others.  Space Activities in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.  Space Policy  27:174-179  August 2011.
Space activities in Venezuela are concentrated on social needs, specifically the areas of telecommunications, Earth observation and geophysical research.

Jakhu, Ram.  The Case for Enhanced India-Canada Cooperation.  Space Policy  25:9-19  February 2009.

Mineiro, Michael C.  US Export Controls and Canadian Autonomy to Collaborate on International Space Missions.  Space Policy  26:99-104  May 2010.

Petroni, Giorgio and others.  Discovering the Basic Strategic Orientation of Big Space Agencies.  Space Policy  25:45-62  February 2009.
This study focuses on the Brazilian, French, European, Japanese, Indian and Russian space agencies.

Asia

Internet Resources

Bakich, Michael E.  Asia's New Assault on the Moon.  Astronomy  37:50-52  August 2009.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=42638646&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv
"Discusses the lunar exploration programs of Japan and China." -- Abstract.

Chase, Michael S.  Defense and Deterrence in China's Military Space Strategy.  China Brief  11:11-15  March 25, 2011.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=tsh&AN=66344835&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

China-US Dialogue on Space. 
Available online at: http://www.wsichina.org/space/
The World Security Institute's China-U.S. Dialogue on Space (CUDOS).  Includes Issue Briefs, translated list of Chinese space-related articles 1994-2004, research tools and publications.

Easton, Ian.  The Great Game in Space: China's Evolving ASAT Weapons Programs and the Implications for Future Strategy.  Arlington, VA, The Project 2049 Institute, June 2009.  14 p.
Available online at: http://project2049.net/documents/china_asat_weapons_the_great_game_in_space.pdf

Hoey, Matthew.  India's Quest for Dual-Use Technology.  Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists  65:43-59  September-October 2009.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=43867041&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv
"Is U.S. - Indian technology sharing still seen as harmless international engagement?" -- Abstract from author.

Moltz, James Clay.  China, the United States, and Prospects for Asian Space Cooperation.  Journal of Contemporary China  20:69-87  January 2011.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=55724686&site=ehost-live &custid=airuniv

Books

Cliff, Roger and others.  Ready for Takeoff: China's Advancing Aerospace Industry.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND Corporation, 2011.  142 p.
Also available online at: http://www.rand.org/pubs/monographs/MG1100.html
Book call no.: 629.10951 C637r

Handberg, Roger and Li, Zhen.  Chinese Space Policy: A Study in Domestic and International Politics.  New York, Routledge, 2007.  202 p.
Book call no.: 629.40951 H236c

Harvey, Brian and others.  Emerging Space Powers: The New Space Programs of Asia, the Middle East and South America.  Chichester, UK, Springer, 2010.  624 p.
Book call no.: 629.409 H341e

Mastalir, Anthony J.  The US Response to China's ASAT: An International Security Space Alliance for the Future.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 2009.  120 p.
Also available online at: http://aupress.au.af.mil/digital/pdf/paper/dp_0008_mastilir_us_response_china_asat.pdf
Book call no.: 333.94 M423u

National Regulation of Space Activities, edited by Ram S. Jakhu.  New York, Springer, 2010.  499 p.
Chapter 8, Regulation of Space Activities in India, by Ranjana Kaul and Ram S. Jakhu, pp 153-198.
Chapter 9, Regulation of Space Activities in Japan, by Setsuko Aoki, pp 199-223.
Chapter 11, Regulation of Space Activities in the People's Republic of China, by Yun Zhao, pp 247-265.
Book call no.: 341.47 N277

Pekkanen, Saadia M. and Kallender-Umezu, Paul.  In Defense of Japan: From the Market to the Military in Space Policy.  Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press, 2010.  377 p.
"The first complete, up-to-date, English-language account of the history, politics, and policy of Japan's strategic space development." -- Publisher summary.
Book call no.: 623.690952 P379i

Space and Defense Policy, edited by Damon Coletta and Frances T. Pilch.  New York, Routledge, 2009.  350 p.
Chapter 11, Russia and China: Strategic Choices in Space, by James Clay Moltz, pp 269-289.
Book call no.: 358.8 S7323

Space Science & Technology in China: A Roadmap to 2050, edited by Huadong Guo and Ji Wu.  New York, Springer, 2010.  99 p.
Book call no.: 629.40951 S732

Van Ness, Peter.  The Time Has Come for a Treaty to Ban Weapons in Space.  Canberra, Australia, Australian National University, 2010.  8 p.
"Australia, enjoying close relations with both the US and China, could play an important role in encouraging the major powers to reach an agreement on the weaponization of space." -- Abstract.
Also available in Asian Perspective 34, no. 3:215-225 2010.
Also available online at: http://ips.cap.anu.edu.au/ir/pubs/work_papers/10-1.pdf
Book call no.: 358.8 V266t

Documents

Cai, Fengzhen and others.  Air and Space Battlefield and the Chinese Air Force [Kong Tian Zhan Chang Yu Zhongguo Kong Jun].  Greenwood Village, CO, Science Applications International Corporation, 2010.  410 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 42904-108 [no.] 34

Cugley, Peter and others.  PRC Counterspace Organizations, Roles, and Missions: An Open Source Examination.  Alexandria, VA, CNA, 2009.  185 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 31914-250

Documents (Student Research)

Bergren, Scott E.  Influencing the Behavior of General Chang Wanquan to Protect United States Space Assets.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2009.  47 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA539972
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 B4991i

Chambers, Rob W.  China’s Space Program: A New Tool for PRC "Soft Power" in International Relations?  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, 2009.  125 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA497039
Doc. call no.: M-U 42525 C445c

Hayes, Tracey.  Proposal for a Cooperative Space Strategy with China.  Norfolk, VA, Joint Forces Staff College, Joint Advanced Warfighting School, 2009.  70 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA530117
Doc. call no.: M-U 36185-37 H418p

Klomp, Jeremiah O.  Is Space Big Enough for a US-SINO Partnership?  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2010.  27 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA537174
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 K666i

Lutton, Michael J.  Defending the High Ground: How Should Pacific Command's Theater Campaign Plan Evolve in Light of the Peoples' Republic of China Counterspace Initiatives?  Newport, RI, Naval War College, 2009.  27 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA513972
Doc. call no.: M-U 41662 L974d

Mahler, Fredrick W.  China's Anti-Satellite Test: A Precursor to Challenge U.S. Freedom to Maneuver in Space?  Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, 2008.  120 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA483025
Doc. call no.: M-U 42022 M214c

Quigley, Erik N.  Geo-Political Considerations to China's Rise in Space Power.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2009.  35 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=36601
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 Q61g

Ressler, Aaron R.  Advancing Sino-U.S. Space Cooperation.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2009.  29 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=50467
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 R435a

Starke, Timothy J.  China's Military and Space Transformation: Implications for U.S. and Northeast Asia.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2009.  40 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA500675
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 S7951c

Welsch, Carol P.  Protecting the Heavens: Implications of China's Antisatellite Programs.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, 2008.  43 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=30531
Doc. call no.: M-U 43117 W459p

Periodicals

Baddeley, Adam.  Israel Exploits Space Technologies, Capabilities.  Signal  65:53-55  March 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.proquest.com/docview/858093760?accountid=4332

Besha, Patrick.  Policy Making in China's Space Program: A History and Analysis of the Chang'e Lunar Orbiter Project.  Space Policy  26:214-221  November 2010.

Biddington, Brett.  India, ASATs, and the Regional Balance: An Australian Perspective.  India Review  10:406-421  October-December 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=67129654&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Bommakanti, Kartik.  Satellite Integration and Multiple Independently Retargetable Reentry Vehicles Technology: Indian-United States Civilian Space Cooperation.  Astropolitics  7:7-31  January 2009.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777620902768859

Butterworth-Hayes, Philip.  Critical Times for India's Space Program.  Aerospace America  48:34-39  October 2010.

Chandrashekar, S.  India and the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space.  India Review  10:440-452  October-December 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=67129656&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Chengzhi, Li.  Agronomy in Space -- China's Crop Breeding Program.  Space Policy  27:157-164  August 2011.
China’s 2 decade+ practice and achievement in crop breeding in space is reviewed and recommended.

Covault, Craig.  China's Military Space Surge.  Aerospace America  49:32-37  March 2011.

Cunningham, Fiona.  The Stellar Status Symbol: True Motives for China's Manned Space Program.  China Security  5, no. 3:73-88  2009.
Also available online at: http://www.chinasecurity.us/pdfs/FionaCunningham.pdf

David, Leonard.  Hayabusa Makes a Triumphant Return.  Aerospace America  48:22-27  November 2010.
The return of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency's Hayabasa spacecraft on June 13, 2010.

de Montluc, Bertrand.  The New International Political and Strategic Context for Space Policies.  Space Policy  25:20-28  February 2009.
Examines the new strategic context and the role that various countries are playing in space.

Dong, Chaohua and others.  An Overview of a New Chinese Weather Satellite FY-3A.  Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society  90:1531-1544  October 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=45399307&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Erickson, Andrew S.  Eyes in the Sky.  U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings  136:36-41  April 2010.
"Discusses the...increased use of a network of space-based sensors to help ensure the Chinese Navy effective information, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR)." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=49160934&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Fuchter, Kenny.  China's Military Space Strategy.  Royal Air Force Air Power Review  12:52-74  Summer 2009.
Also available online at: http://www.raf.mod.uk/downloads/airpowerreview.cfm

Gopalaswamy, Bharath and Wang, Ting.  The Science and Politics of an Indian ASAT Capability.  Space Policy  26:229-235  November 2010.

Hagt, Eric and Durnin, Matthew.  Space, China's Tactical Frontier.  Journal of Strategic Studies  34:733-761  October 2011.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01402390.2011.610660

Hansen, Nick.  Launch Sight: Iranian Rocket Capabilities Advance.  Jane's Intelligence Review  22:50-53  April 2010.

Hansen, Nick.  Republic Space: Iran's Satellite Programme Accelerates.  Jane's Intelligence Review  23:48-53  May 2011.

Jakhu, Ram.  The Case for Enhanced India-Canada Cooperation.  Space Policy  25:9-19  February 2009.

Johnson-Freese, Joan and Nichols, Thomas.  Space, Stability and Nuclear Strategy: Rethinking Missile Defense.  China Security  6, no. 2:5-26  2010.
Also available online at: http://www.chinasecurity.us/images/articles/Issue17Full.pdf

Lee, Joosung J. and Chung, Seungmi.  Space Policy for Late Comer Countries: A Case Study of South Korea.  Space Policy  27:227-233  November 2011.

Lele, Ajey.  An Asian Moon Race?  Space Policy  26:222-228  November 2010.

Lele, Ajey.  Indian Armed Forces and Space Technology.  India Review  10:379-393  October-December 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=67129652&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Lele, Ajey and Pant, Harsh V.  India in Space: Factors Shaping the Indian Trajectory.  Space and Defense  4:47-60  Summer 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.spacedebate.org/files/archive/space-and-defense-journal-vol4-no2.pdf

Li, Juqian.  Legality and Legitimacy: China's ASAT Test.  China Security  5, no. 1:43-52  2009.
Also available online at: http://www.chinasecurity.us/pdfs/LiJuqian.pdf

Mackey, James.  Recent US and Chinese Antisatellite Activities.  Air & Space Power Journal  23:82-93  Fall 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=44275309&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Pace, Scott.  How Far -- If At All -- Should the USA Cooperate With China in Space?  Space Policy  27:127-130  August 2011.

Paikowsky, Deganit and Ben-Israel, Isaac.  India's Space Program: An Israeli Perspective on Regional Security.  India Review  10:394-405  October-December 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=67129653&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Perfilyev, Nikita.  The Sino-Russian Space Entente.  Astropolitics  8:19-34  January 2010.
Explores the Sino-Russian cooperation on space, addressing technical cooperation, Russia’s role in assisting China’s human spaceflight program, and other cooperative efforts.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777622.2010.494516

Petroni, Giorgio and others.  Discovering the Basic Strategic Orientation of Big Space Agencies.  Space Policy  25:45-62  February 2009.
This study focuses on the Brazilian, French, European, Japanese, Indian and Russian space agencies.

Pinkston, Daniel.  Space Cadets: The Korean Peninsula's Rocket Competition.  Jane's Intelligence Review  21:8-11+  September 2009.

Pollpeter, Kevin.  Upward and Onward: Technological Innovation and Organizational Change in China's Space Industry.  Journal of Strategic Studies  34:405-423  June 2011.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01402390.2011.574983

Rajagopalan, Rajeswari Pillai.  India's Changing Policy on Space Militarization: The Impact of China's ASAT Test.  India Review  10:354-378  October-December 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=67129651&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Rajagopalan, Rajeswari Pillai.  India's Space Program: A Chronology.  India Review  10:345-350  October-December 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=67129649&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Sadeh, Eligar.  Report: United States-China Space Dialogue Project.  Astropolitics  8:7-18  January 2010.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777622.2010.494513

Samson, Victoria.  India, China, and the United States in Space: Partners, Competitors, Combatants?  A Perspective From the United States.  India Review  10:422-439  October-December 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=67129655&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Sheehan, Michael.  Rising Powers.  RUSI Journal  155:44-50  December 2010.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03071847.2010.542669

Tarikhi, Parviz.  Iran's Space Programme: Riding High for Peace and Pride.  Space Policy  25:160-173  May 2009.

Westlake, Michael.  Southeast Asia Reaches Toward Space.  Aerospace America  47:8-13  October 2009.

Zhang, Baohui.  The Security Dilemma in the U.S.-China Military Space Relationship.  Asian Survey  51:311-332  March-April 2011.
Also available online at: http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/AS.2011.51.2.311

Zhang, Xiaoming and McClung, Sean D.  The Art of Military Discovery: Chinese Air and Space Power Implications for the USAF.  Strategic Studies Quarterly  4:36-62  Spring 2010.
Also available online at: http://www.au.af.mil/au/ssq/2010/spring/zhangmcclung.pdf

Australia

Books

National Regulation of Space Activities, edited by Ram S. Jakhu.  New York, Springer, 2010.  499 p.
Chapter 3, Regulation of Space Activities in Australia, by Noel Siemon and Steven Freeland, pp 37-59.
Book call no.: 341.47 N277

Van Ness, Peter.  The Time Has Come for a Treaty to Ban Weapons in Space.  Canberra, Australia, Australian National University, 2010.  8 p.
"Australia, enjoying close relations with both the US and China, could play an important role in encouraging the major powers to reach an agreement on the weaponization of space." -- Abstract.
Also available in Asian Perspective 34, no. 3:215-225 2010.
Also available online at: http://ips.cap.anu.edu.au/ir/pubs/work_papers/10-1.pdf
Book call no.: 358.8 V266t

Periodical

Gilbert, Jo-Anne.  "We Can Lick Gravity, But . . . ": What Trajectory for Space in Australia?  Space Policy  25:174-180  August 2009.

Europe (East and West)

Internet Resource

Fletcher, Emmett J.  Status and Progress in the Space Surveillance and Tracking Segment of ESA's Space Situational Awareness Programme.  Ft. Belvoir, VA, Defense Technical Information Center, 2010.  10 p.
Available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA531843

Books

Harvey, Brian.  Europe's Space Programme: To Ariane and Beyond.  Chichester, UK, Springer, 2003.  382 p.
Book call no.: 629.4094 H341e

National Regulation of Space Activities, edited by Ram S. Jakhu.  New York, Springer, 2010.  499 p.
Includes regulations from France, Germany, the Netherlands, Russian Federation, Ukraine, and the United Kingdom.
Book call no.: 341.47 N277

Siddiqi, Asif A.  The Red Rockets' Glare: Spaceflight and the Soviet Imagination, 1857-1957.  New York, Cambridge University Press, 2010.  402 p.
"The first academic study on the birth of the Soviet space program and one of the first social histories of Soviet science." -- Summary.
Book call no.: 629.40947 S568r

Space and Defense Policy, edited by Damon Coletta and Frances T. Pilch.  New York, Routledge, 2009.  350 p.
Chapter 11, Russia and China: Strategic Choices in Space, by James Clay Moltz, pp 269-289.
Chapter 12, Toward a European Military Space Architecture, by Xavier Pasco, pp 290-311.
Book call no.: 358.8 S7323

Document (Student Research)

Crooks, Heather R.  Transatlantic Relations: The Role of Nationalism in Multinational Space Cooperation.  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, 2009.  97 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA501117
Doc. call no.: M-U 42525 C948t

Periodicals

Curry, Andrew.  Spaceport at the Top of the World.  Air & Space Smithsonian  26:40-47  August 2011.
Profiles Kiruna, Sweden, planned as first launch site outside the US for suborbital spaceflights for space tourists.

Curtis, Jeremy and others.  Reviewing UK Space Exploration.  Space Policy  26:113-116  May 2010.
Edited version of the Executive Summary of a report produced to advise government ministers on the options for UK involvement in space exploration.

Dalton, Stephen.  Air & Space Power After the SDSR (Strategic Defense and Security Review).  Royal Air Force Air Power Review  13:1-7  Autumn-Winter 2010.

de Montluc, Bertrand.  Russia's Resurgence: Prospects for Space Policy and International Cooperation.  Space Policy  26:15-24  February 2010.
Considers the factors behind Russia's recent resurgence and the possible revival of its space program.

European Commission.  U.S. Delegation.  The EU and Space.  Foreign Policy  No.173:(Special EU advertising supplement following p 16), 8 p.  July-August 2009.

Ferencz, Csaba.  Overview of Hungarian Space Activity: Plenty of Potential, Not Enough Support.  Space Policy  26:105-108  May 2010.

Fuchter, Kenny.  China's Military Space Strategy.  Royal Air Force Air Power Review  12:52-74  Summer 2009.
Also available online at: http://www.raf.mod.uk/downloads/airpowerreview.cfm

Gaubert, Alain and LeBeau, Andre.  Reforming European Space Governance.  Space Policy  25:37-44  February 2009.

Hayward, Keith.  Europe in Space.  RUSI Journal  155:36-42  December 2010.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03071847.2010.542668

Hendrickx, Bart.  The Future of Russia's Manned Space Programme.  Space Chronicle  63, Supplement 1:15-47  2010.

Jones, Stephen.  Can the UK Remain a First Division Player in Military Operations Without Significant Additional Investment in Space-Based Capability?  Royal Air Force Air Power Review  12:16-51  Summer 2009.
Also available online at: http://www.raf.mod.uk/downloads/airpowerreview.cfm

Kessler, H. and Peeters, W.  Man and Space -- The Isle of Man, the IISC and the New Space Economy.  Space Policy  27:222-226  November 2011.

Kolk, Alar and Vooras, Madis.  Estonian Space Policy and Governance in the International Space Community.  Space Policy  25:218-223  November 2009.

Machay, Martin.  Contemporary Czech Space Policy and Its Future Prospects.  Space Policy  27:170-173  August 2011.

Norberg, Agneta.  The North's Contribution to Space Militarization.  Peace Review  22:25-30  January-March 2010.
"Discusses the role of the Northern countries in U.S. plans for controlling the world through the militarization of space." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=49152025&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Ozalp, Tamer.  Space as a Strategic Vision for Turkey and Its People.  Space Policy  25:224-235  November 2009.

Petroni, Giorgio and others.  Discovering the Basic Strategic Orientation of Big Space Agencies.  Space Policy  25:45-62  February 2009.
This study focuses on the Brazilian, French, European, Japanese, Indian and Russian space agencies.

Robinson, Jana.  Transparency and Confidence-Building Measures for Space Security.  Space Policy  27:27-37  February 2011.
"This paper describes and evaluates various prospective TCBMs alongside current proposals to advance safety and security in space, including the EU Draft Code of Conduct for Outer Space Activities." -- Abstract.

Sabin, Philip.  The Current and Future Utility of Air and Space Power.  Royal Air Force Air Power Review  13:155-173  Autumn-Winter 2010.

Secara, Teodora and Bruston, Jean.  Current Barriers and Factors of Success in the Diffusion of Satellite Services in Europe.  Space Policy  25:209-217  November 2009.

Sheldon, John B.  The Strategic Rationale for Britain in Space.  RUSI Journal  155:28-34  December 2010.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03071847.2010.542666

Shields, Ian.  Space Matters!  Royal Air Force Air Power Review  14:105-110  Spring 2011.
Discusses growing dependency on space in all sectors -- public, private, commercial and defense. 

Taverna, Michael A. and Morring, Frank Jr.  Climate Comeback.  Aviation Week & Space Technology  170:145-147  June 15, 2009.
Recent developments in satellite global warming research by the European Space Agency (ESA).
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=43271925&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Williamson, Mark.  Arianespace: Thirty Years and Growing.  Aerospace America  48:18-22  September 2010.
30th anniversary of Arianespace, the French space travel supplier.

Workgroup of the Strategy and International Affairs Committee of the French Aeronautics and Astronautics Association (3AF).  Europe's Major Challenge for the 21st Century: Access to Space.  Space Policy  25:99-108  May 2009.

Zeleny, Lev.  Space Research Today.  International Affairs: A Russian Journal of World Politics, Diplomacy & International Relations  57, no. 1:231-237  2011.
Interview with Lev Zeleny, Director of the Space Research Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences.


Planetary Defense


Internet Resources

Bailey, Nicholas J. and others.  Global Vulnerability to Near-Earth Object Impact.  Risk Management  12:31-53  February 2010.
Available online at: http://search.proquest.com/docview/232630438?accountid=4332
Supplemental Special Issue: Managing Extreme Events -- Issues for Risk

Chapman, Clark R.  What Will Happen When the Next Asteroid Strikes?  Astronomy  39:30-35  May 2011.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=60031700&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Defending Planet Earth: Near-Earth Object Surveys and Hazard Mitigation Strategies.  Washington, National Academies Press, 2010.  134 p.
Available online at: http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12842

Impact Earth! 
Available online at: http://www.purdue.edu/impactearth

Interactive Earth damage impact calculator from near-earth objects.

Minor Planet Center. 
Available online at: http://www.minorplanetcenter.net/iau/NEO/TheNEOPage.html
Links on NEOs from Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics.

Near Earth Object Program. 
Available online at: http://neo.jpl.nasa.gov
Coordinates NASA-sponsored efforts to detect, track and characterize potentially hazardous asteroids and comets.

O'Dell, Anthony.  Improving the Detection of Near Earth Objects for Ground Based Telescopes.  Kirtland AFB, NM, Air Force Research Lab, Space Vehicles Directorate, 2009.  8 p.
Available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA531804

Phipps, Claude.  Can Lasers Play a Role in Planetary Defense?  AIP Conference Proceedings  1278:502-508  October 8, 2010.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=54469453&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Document (Student Research)

Borchers, Brent W.  Should the USAF be Involved in Planetary Defense?  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2009.  42 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil///exlibris/dtl/d3_1/apache_media/L2V4bGlicmlzL2R0bC9kM18xL2FwYWNoZV9tZWRpYS8yNTA4Mg==.pdf
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 B726s

Periodicals

Durda, Dan.  How to Deflect a Hazardous Asteroid.  Sky & Telescope  120:22-28  December 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=56636502&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Jones, Tom.  Steps for Planetary Defense.  Ad Astra  23:13-19  Spring 2011.
The article discusses the impact of Near-Earth Objects (NEOs) on the planet and the steps to take to prepare for possible hazardous impacts.

Morrison, David.  Impacts and Evolution: Protecting Earth from Asteroids.  Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society  154:439-450  December 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.proquest.com/docview/873572893?accountid=4332

Shiga, David.  It's Behind You!  New Scientist  203:30-33  September 26, 2009.
"Reports on the danger posed by an asteroid impact to Earth." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=44486706&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Skinner, Tony.  Briefing: Space Situational Awareness.  Jane's Defence Weekly  46:24-27  July 22, 2009.
Reports on the growing threat of space debris to military and commercial space assets.


Satellite Applications

General Information | Communications | Earth Observation | Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance | Microsatellites | Missile Warning | Navigation 


General Information

Internet Resources

National Reconnaissance Office (NRO). 
Available online at: http://www.nro.gov
The NRO is the U.S. Government agency in charge of designing, building, launching, and maintaining America’s intelligence satellites.

Union of Concerned Scientists Satellite Database. 
Available online at: http://www.ucsusa.org/satellites
"A listing of the more than 900 operational satellites currently in orbit around Earth.  It includes basic information about government, military, commercial and civil satellites and their orbits." -- Website.
Also includes basic information about government, military, commercial and civil satellites and their orbits.

Books

The Farthest Shore: A 21st Century Guide to Space, executive editors, Joseph N. Pelton and Angelia P. Bukley.  Lancaster, PA, Apogee Books, 2010.  416 p.
"All aspects of space technology are included in the guide, from how space can be used to deal with global warming to the latest in space tourism." -- Publisher's summary.
Chapter Six, Satellites in Service to Humanity, by Scott Madry and Joseph Pelton, pp 181-200.
Book call no.: 500.5 F247

Robertson, Ann E.  Militarization of Space.  New York, Facts on File, 2011.  394 p.
Examination of the history and current issues in space exploration and militarization. Includes primary source documents, statistics and extensive annotated bibliography.
Book call no.: 358.8 R649m

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Armed Services.  Strategic Forces Subcommittee.  Space Systems Acquisition and the Industrial Base.  Hearing.  111th Congress, 1st Session, April 30, 2009.  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2010.  73 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS123580
Book call no.: 358.80973 U583sb

Documents

Chaplain, Cristina T.  Space Acquisitions: DoD Faces Substantial Challenges in Developing New Space Systems.  Washington, U.S. Govt. Accountability Office, 2009.  18 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS114524
Doc. call no.: M-U 41026-173 no.09-705T

Chaplain, Cristina T.  Space Acquisitions: DoD Poised to Enhance Space Capabilities, but Persistent Challenges Remain in Developing Space Systems.  Washington, U.S. Govt. Accountability Office, 2010.  18 p.
Also available online at: http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d10447t.pdf
Doc. call no.: M-U 41026-173 no.10-447T

Periodicals

Balts, Keith W.  Satellites and Remotely Piloted Aircraft.  Air & Space Power Journal  24:35-41  Fall 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=55435534&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Bates, Matthew.  Re-Fitting the Space Armada.  Airman  52:20-23  May-June 2009.
"Focuses on the update of the aging satellite fleet of the U.S. Air Force." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=43047457&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Bates, Matthew.  Space Power.  Airman  52:10-14  May-June 2009.
Profiles satellite operators, their mission and duties, in the 4th Space Operations Squadron at Schriever AFB, CO.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=43047454&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Burris, Matthew D.  Tilting at Windmills?  The Counterposing Policy Interests Driving the US Commercial Satellite Export Control Reform Debate.  Air Force Law Review  66:255-329  June 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=56522953&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Caceres, Marco.  Commercial Satellites Get Bigger -- and Smaller.  Aerospace America  47:12-14  February 2009.

Lawlor, Maryann.  High-Flying Challenges.  Signal  64:27-30  April 2010.
Changes in commercial satellite communications acquisition cause concern.
Also available online at: http://search.proquest.com/docview/89248057?accountid=4332

Mackey, James.  Recent US and Chinese Antisatellite Activities.  Air & Space Power Journal  23:82-93  Fall 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=44275309&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Mineiro, Michael C.  An Inconvenient Regulatory Truth: Divergence in US and EU Satellite Export Control Policies on China.  Space Policy  27:213-221  November 2011.

Petroni, Giorgio and others.  Space Technology Transfer Policies: Learning From Scientific Satellite Case Studies.  Space Policy  26:39-52  February 2010.
The paper reports research into the transfer of technology typically used in the construction of scientific satellites.

Rosen, Stan.  How Space Can Improve Life on Earth.  Ad Astra  21:28-31  Spring 2009.

Secara, Teodora and Bruston, Jean.  Current Barriers and Factors of Success in the Diffusion of Satellite Services in Europe.  Space Policy  25:209-217  November 2009.

Wilson, J. R.  Satellite System F6: Divide and Conquer.  Aerospace America  47:30-37  February 2009.
The article offers information about the Future Fast, Flexible, Fractionated, Free-Flying Spacecraft United by Information Exchange or System F6, a radical approach to launching, operating and maintaining satellites being developed at the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA).

Communications

Internet Resources (Student Research)

Heller, Thomas J.  The Advantages of Commercial Satellites Versus Military Satellites.  Quantico, VA, Marine Corps University, 2009.  12 p.
Available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA514948

Payne, Gregory.  The Impact of Space to the 21st Century American Military.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2010.  26 p.
Available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA518340
With a growing reliance on space as a medium to conduct operations, strategic leaders must look at the impact on the force and its ability to conduct operations if space is not available in the future.

Books

AU-18 Space Primer.  2nd ed.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 2009.  334 p.
Also available online at: http://space.au.af.mil/au-18-2009/au-18-2009.pdf
Book call no.: 358.8 S7322

National Regulation of Space Activities, edited by Ram S. Jakhu.  New York, Springer, 2010.  499 p.
Chapter 18, Regulation of Satellite Communications in the United States, by Petra A. Vorwig, pp 421-442.
Book call no.: 341.47 N277

Document (Student Research)

Burt, Kelly D.  Space Power in Small Wars: The End of Asymmetric Advantage?  Maxwell AFB, AL, School of Advanced Air and Space Studies, 2010.  137 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=49210
Doc. call no.: M-U 43998-1 B9731s

Periodicals

Acevedo, Romina and others.  The Role of Venesat-1 Satellite in Promoting Development in Venezuela and Latin America.  Space Policy  26:189-193  August 2010.

Acevedo, Romina and others.  Space Activities in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.  Space Policy  27:174-179  August 2011.
Space activities in Venezuela are concentrated on social needs, specifically the areas of telecommunications, Earth observation and geophysical research.

Baddeley, Adam.  Strategic Communications by Land, Sea and Air.  Military Technology  34:31-40  May 2010.
"Information on the effectiveness and usefulness of satellite communications in tactical military operations." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=51302293&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Jameson, Hugh.  Satcom on the Move.  Armada International  33:44+  February 2009.
"Discusses the modern digital communication system for command and control (C2) and intelligence available to battlefield commanders." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=36500673&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Keggler, Johnny.  Dishing Out the Data.  Armada International  34:38+  April-May 2010.
"Discusses advancements in the mobile satellite communication (satcom) systems used by the U.S. military." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=49139995&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Keggler, Johnny and Jameson, Hugh.  Shooting the Bird.  Armada International  35:38-40+  October-November 2011.
The article features some state-of-the-art satellite communication systems used in combat operations.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=67121818&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Werner, Debra.  Demanding Times: U.S. Military Forges New Relationship with SATCOM Industry.  C4ISR Journal  10:28-31  June 2011.

Earth Observation

Internet Resources

Powner, David A.  Polar Satellites: Agencies Need to Address Potential Gaps in Weather and Climate Data Coverage.  Washington, U.S. Government Accountability Office, September 23, 2011.  16 p.
Available online at: http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d11945t.pdf

Internet Resource (Student Research)

Tuthill, Jason.  Design and Simulation of a Nano-Satellite Attitude Determination System.  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, Dept. of Mechanical and Astronautical Engineering, 2009.  148 p.
Available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA514339
"Tactical Imaging Nano-sat Yielding Small-Cost Operations and Persistent Earth coverage (TINYSCOPE) is an ongoing investigation at NPS, concerning using a nano-satellite, based on the CubeSat standard, to achieve Earth imaging from LEO orbit." -- Abstract.

Books

AU-18 Space Primer.  2nd ed.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 2009.  334 p.
Also available online at: http://space.au.af.mil/au-18-2009/au-18-2009.pdf
Book call no.: 358.8 S7322

National Regulation of Space Activities, edited by Ram S. Jakhu.  New York, Springer, 2010.  499 p.
Chapter 19, Politics and Regulation of Earth Observation Services in the United States, by Eligar Sadeh, pp 443-458.
Book call no.: 341.47 N277

Norris, Pat.  Watching Earth From Space: How Surveillance Helps Us -- and Harms Us.  New York, Springer, 2010.  284 p.
Book call no.: 629.46 N857w

Remote Sensing from Space: Supporting International Peace and Security, edited by Bhupendra Jasani and others.  New York, Springer, 2009.  297 p.
An overview of the state-of-the-art Earth Observation (EO) related research dealing with national and international security.
Book call no.: 621.3678 R3893

United States.  National Aeronautics and Space Administration.  Our Changing Atmosphere: Discoveries from EOS Aura.  Greenbelt, MD, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Earth Observing System Aura, Goddard Space Flight Center, 2010.  56 p.
Book call no.: 551.5112 O93

Document

United States.  Government Accountability Office.  Environmental Satellites: Strategy Needed to Sustain Critical Climate and Space Weather Measurements: Report to Congressional Committees.  Washington, U.S. Govt. Accountability Office, 2010.  45 p.
Also available online at: http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d10456.pdf
Doc. call no.: M-U 41026-173 no.10-456

Periodicals

Acevedo, Romina and others.  Space Activities in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.  Space Policy  27:174-179  August 2011.
Space activities in Venezuela are concentrated on social needs, specifically the areas of telecommunications, Earth observation and geophysical research.

Canan, James W.  Cloudy Forecast.  Aerospace America  47:38-43  October 2009.
Explores challenges being confronted by the US National Polar Orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS) program, which is used for weather forecasts and climate trends monitoring.

Dong, Chaohua and others.  An Overview of a New Chinese Weather Satellite FY-3A.  Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society  90:1531-1544  October 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=45399307&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Harris, Ray and Miller, Lewis.  Earth Observation and the Public Good.  Space Policy  27:194-201  November 2011.

Hillger, Donald W. and Schmit, Timothy J.  The GOES-13 Science Test.  Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society  90:592-597  May 2009.
The test in Dec 2006 provided an opportunity to preview the capabilities of the US geostationary operational satellite.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=42732796&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Knapp, Kenneth R. and others.  Globally Gridded Satellite Observations for Climate Studies.  Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society  92:893-907  July 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=66867357&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Lee, Thomas F. and others.  NPOESS: Next-Generation Operational Global Earth Observations.  Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society  91:727-740  June 2010.
Discusses development of National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS).
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=59820383&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Menzel, W. Paul and Phillips, Jean M.  Satellite Meteorology: How It All Started, 50 Years Ago.  Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society  90:1435-1436  October 2009.
"The article announces the 50th anniversary of the Explorer VII satellite, which launched the first successful meteorological experiment on October 13, 1959." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=45399286&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Pankine, Alexey and others.  Stratospheric Satellites for Earth Observations.  Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society  90:1109-1119  August 2009.
"Very long-duration stratospheric balloon platforms could provide revolutionary Earth observations for a fraction of the cost of competing platforms, such as stratospheric unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and airships and space satellites." -- Article.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2009BAMS2624.1

Taverna, Michael A. and Morring, Frank Jr.  Climate Comeback.  Aviation Week & Space Technology  170:145-147  June 15, 2009.
Recent developments in satellite global warming research by the European Space Agency (ESA).
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=43271925&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Wilson, J. R.  Making the Most of GOCE.  Aerospace America  48:30-38  June 2010.
The article discusses the capabilities and recent discoveries of the Gravity Field and Steady-State Ocean Circulation Explorer (GOCE) satellite, launched by ESA in 2009.

Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance

Internet Resource

Fletcher, Emmett J.  Status and Progress in the Space Surveillance and Tracking Segment of ESA's Space Situational Awareness Programme.  Ft. Belvoir, VA, Defense Technical Information Center, 2010.  10 p.
Available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA531843

Books

Alternatives for Military Space Radar, edited by Cale M. Gillen.  New York, Nova Science Publishers, 2010.  160 p.
"Examines the costs and potential performance of four possible designs for a Space Radar System, and highlights some of the technological challenges associated with developing and operating Space Radar satellites." -- Summary.
Book call no.: 623.7348 A466

AU-18 Space Primer.  2nd ed.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 2009.  334 p.
Also available online at: http://space.au.af.mil/au-18-2009/au-18-2009.pdf
Book call no.: 358.8 S7322

Norris, Pat.  Spies in the Sky: Surveillance Satellites in War and Peace.  Chichester, UK, Springer, 2008.  220 p.
Book call no.: 358.83 N857s

Norris, Pat.  Watching Earth From Space: How Surveillance Helps Us -- and Harms Us.  New York, Springer, 2010.  284 p.
Book call no.: 629.46 N857w

Wong, Wilson S. and Fergusson, James.  Military Space Power: A Guide to the Issues.  Santa Barbara, CA, Praeger, 2010.  158 p.
"Describes the general science and technology of outer space exploration and utilization, and discusses the development of space systems to enhance the application of territorial military force." -- Summary.
Chapter 3, Military Space and Force Application I: Space Surveillance and Passive Measures, pp 66-89.
Book call no.: 358.8 W872m

Documents (Student Research)

Eisenreich, Jason C.  The All Seeing Eye: Space-Based Persistent Surveillance in 2030.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2009.  43 p.
The "paper investigates the space environment in the 2030 timeframe with respect to the important space-based earth surveillance mission." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=25145
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 E363a

Gulden, Ryan J.  Near-Space Airships: The Solution to Persistent ISR.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2010.  11 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=31071
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 G9712n

Miller, Frederick L.  Non-State Adversarial Mitigation of US Reconnaissance Satellites.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2008.  30 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 M6476n

Periodicals

Ackerman, Robert K.  New Technologies, New Missions for Reconnaissance Office.  Signal  65:43-47  October 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.proquest.com/docview/760018418?accountid=4332

Bates, Matthew.  Patenting the Future.  Airman  53:10-13  September-October 2009.
"Reports on the development of a satellite imaging technology by U.S. Air Force Academy physicist Dr. Geoff Andersen." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=44858306&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Canan, James W.  Lows and Highs for SBIRS Early Warning.  Aerospace America  49:26-31  May 2011.
Space-Based Infrared System program is designed to provide key capabilities the areas of missile warning and missile defense.

Crothers, Brian and others.  Space-Based Persistent ISR (Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance).  Military Technology  34:60+  August 2010.
"Presents a discussion of intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) adapted from the book 'Space Primer,' prepared by Air University." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=52956146&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

David, James.  What Should Nations Reveal About Their Spying From Space?  An Examination of the US Experience.  Space Policy  25:117-127  May 2009.

Erickson, Andrew S.  Eyes in the Sky.  U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings  136:36-41  April 2010.
"Discusses the...increased use of a network of space-based sensors to help ensure the Chinese Navy effective information, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR)." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=49160934&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Hagt, Eric and Durnin, Matthew.  Space, China's Tactical Frontier.  Journal of Strategic Studies  34:733-761  October 2011.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/01402390.2011.610660

Malenic, Marina.  Missile Warning for the Future.  Air Force Magazine  93:66-68  October 2010.
"After a long and troubled development, the Air Force’s first SBIRS satellite should soon be on the lookout for missile launches worldwide." -- Article.
Also available online at: http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2010/October%202010/1010warning.aspx

Norris, Pat.  Developments in High Resolution Imaging Satellites for the Military.  Space Policy  27:44-47  February 2011.

Singer, Jeremy.  Downshifting in Space.  Air Force Magazine  92:52-55  April 2009.
"USAF is seeking new ways to get out of the 'one-size-fits-all' satellite straitjacket." -- Article.
Also available online at: http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2009/April%202009/0409space.aspx

Skinner, Tony.  Briefing: Space Situational Awareness.  Jane's Defence Weekly  46:24-27  July 22, 2009.
Reports on the growing threat of space debris to military and commercial space assets.

Withington, Tom.  Space Paparazzi: Use of Private Satellite Imagery to Monitor Sudan is Seen as Precedent Setting.  C4ISR Journal  10:24-26  April 2011.
Also available online at: NewsBank

Microsatellites

Internet Resource (Student Research)

Tuthill, Jason.  Design and Simulation of a Nano-Satellite Attitude Determination System.  Monterey, CA, Naval Postgraduate School, Dept. of Mechanical and Astronautical Engineering, 2009.  148 p.
Available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA514339
"Tactical Imaging Nano-sat Yielding Small-Cost Operations and Persistent Earth coverage (TINYSCOPE) is an ongoing investigation at NPS, concerning using a nano-satellite, based on the CubeSat standard, to achieve Earth imaging from LEO orbit." -- Abstract.

Documents (Student Research)

Grigsby, David A.  Satellite Capabilities Mapping: Utilizing Small Satellites.  Wright-Patterson AFB, OH, Air Force Institute of Technology, 2010.  82 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=31304
Doc. call no.: M-U 39567-5 G8571s

Thomas, Grant M.  Prototype Development and Dynamic Characterization of Deployable Cubesat Booms.  Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH, Air Force Institute of Technology, 2010.  158 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA517408
Doc. call no.: M-U 39567-5 T456p

Periodicals

Butler, Amy and Taverna, Michael A.  Reaching for the Stars.  Aviation Week & Space Technology  170:44-47  March 30, 2009.
"Pentagon ambitions for large, expensive satellites could be coming to an end." -- Article.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=38120538&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Pang, Alex Soojung-Kim and Twiggs, Bob.  Citizen Satellites.  Scientific American  304:48-53  February 2011.
"The article discusses citizen satellites, called 'CubeSats,' which are tiny, standardized spacecraft that are making orbital experiments affordable and accessible to research groups of every size." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=57244617&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Sachdeva, Gurbachan Singh.  Space Mines: Dialectics of a Legality.  Astropolitics  7:135-149  May 2009.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777620903073887

Missile Warning

Internet Resource (Student Research)

Putman, Christopher.  Countering the Chinese Threat to Low Earth Orbit Satellites: Building a Defensive Space Strategy.  Quantico, VA, Marine Corps Command and Staff College, 2009.  37 p.
Available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA510842

Books

AU-18 Space Primer.  2nd ed.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 2009.  334 p.
Also available online at: http://space.au.af.mil/au-18-2009/au-18-2009.pdf
Book call no.: 358.8 S7322

Norris, Pat.  Spies in the Sky: Surveillance Satellites in War and Peace.  Chichester, UK, Springer, 2008.  220 p.
Book call no.: 358.83 N857s

United States.  Congress.  House of Representatives.  Committee on Armed Services.  Strategic Forces Subcommittee.  Strategic Forces Subcommittee Hearing on Budget Request for National Security Space and Missile Defense Programs.  Hearing.  111th Congress, 2nd session, May 21, 2009.  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2010.  128 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS125072
Book call no.: 355.622973 U582d 2010h

Document (Student Research)

Frederick, Lorinda A.  Deterrence and Space-Based Missile Defense.  Maxwell AFB, AL, School of Advanced Air and Space Studies, 2008.  53 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=25478
Doc. call no.: M-U 43998-1 F8521d

Periodicals

Bates, Matthew.  Space Sentinels.  Airman  52:16-19  May-June 2009.
"Reports on the defense capabilities of Pave Phased Array Warning System (PAWS) in the detection of missile attacks in North America." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=43047456&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Butler, Amy and Taverna, Michael A.  Reaching for the Stars.  Aviation Week & Space Technology  170:44-47  March 30, 2009.
"Pentagon ambitions for large, expensive satellites could be coming to an end." -- Article.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=38120538&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Canan, James W.  Lows and Highs for SBIRS Early Warning.  Aerospace America  49:26-31  May 2011.
Space-Based Infrared System program is designed to provide key capabilities in the areas of missile warning and missile defense.

Frederick, Lorinda A.  Deterrence and Space-Based Missile Defense.  Air & Space Power Journal  23:107-118  Fall 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=44275311&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Hasenauer, Heike.  Defending America -- From Space.  Soldiers  64:24-26  April 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=37359899&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Malenic, Marina.  Missile Warning for the Future.  Air Force Magazine  93:66-68  October 2010.
"After a long and troubled development, the Air Force’s first SBIRS satellite should soon be on the lookout for missile launches worldwide." -- Article.
Also available online at: http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2010/October%202010/1010warning.aspx

Spinardi, Graham.  Technological Controversy and US Ballistic Missile Defense: Star Warriors Versus the Huntsville Mafia.  Defence Studies  9:354-384  September 2009.
Describes the two camps in the controversy over the technical feasibility of Ballistic Missile Defense -- one preferring ground-based interceptors, the other space-based systems.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=44398040&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Werner, Debra.  Reputation on the Line: Troubled U.S. Sat Program Poised for First Launch.  C4ISR Journal  10:19-21  April 2011.
First in a new line of U.S. infrared-sensing missile warning satellites (Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS)) orbit planned for May 2011.
Also available online at: NewsBank

Navigation

Books

AU-18 Space Primer.  2nd ed.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 2009.  334 p.
Also available online at: http://space.au.af.mil/au-18-2009/au-18-2009.pdf
Book call no.: 358.8 S7322

National Regulation of Space Activities, edited by Ram S. Jakhu.  New York, Springer, 2010.  499 p.
Chapter 20, Regulation of Global Navigation and Positioning Services in the United States, by Paul B. Larsen, pp 459-466.
Book call no.: 341.47 N277

Documents

Chaplain, Cristina T.  Global Positioning System: Significant Challenges in Sustaining and Upgrading Widely Used Capabilities.  Washington, Government Accountability Office, 2009.  11 p.
Also available online at: http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d09670t.pdf
Doc. call no.: M-U 41026-173 no.09-670T

Document (Student Research)

Burt, Kelly D.  Space Power in Small Wars: The End of Asymmetric Advantage?  Maxwell AFB, AL, School of Advanced Air and Space Studies, 2010.  137 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=49210
Doc. call no.: M-U 43998-1 B9731s

Periodicals

Fisher, Kenneth A. and Raquet, John F.  Precision Position, Navigation, and Timing without the Global Positioning System.  Air & Space Power Journal  25:24-33  Summer 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=65069733&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Keggler, Johnny.  Trying to Fool Beidou (Global Navigation Satellite System).  Armada International  33:8-10+  October-November 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=44459154&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Keymer, Eleanor.  Mapping the Battlespace.  Jane's Defence Weekly  48:26-31  July 6, 2011.
The article points out the need for more geographic information systems (GIS) with the increasingly asymmetrical nature of warfare during the 21st century in terms of military mission planning and deployment.

Shields, Ian.  Space Matters!  Royal Air Force Air Power Review  14:105-110  Spring 2011.
Discusses growing dependency on space in all sectors -- public, private, commercial and defense.


Space Control and Counterspace


Internet Resources

Easton, Ian.  The Great Game in Space: China's Evolving ASAT Weapons Programs and the Implications for Future Strategy.  Arlington, VA, The Project 2049 Institute, June 2009.  14 p.
Available online at: http://project2049.net/documents/china_asat_weapons_the_great_game_in_space.pdf

Grego, Laura and Wright, David.  Securing the Skies: Ten Steps the United States Should Take to Improve the Security and Sustainability of Space.  Cambridge, MA, Union of Concerned Scientists, Citizens and Scientists for Environmental Solutions, November 2010.  42 p.
Available online at: http://www.ucsusa.org/securingtheskies

Space Security 2011: Building on the Past, Stepping Towards the Future.  Geneva, Switzerland, UNIDIR, United Nations, 2011.  85 p.
Available online at: http://www.unidir.org/pdf/ouvrages/pdf-1-92-9045-011-I-en.pdf
The tenth annual UNIDIR conference held April 2011, on the issue of space security, the peaceful uses of outer space and the prevention of an arms race in outer space.

Internet Resource (Student Research)

Putman, Christopher.  Countering the Chinese Threat to Low Earth Orbit Satellites: Building a Defensive Space Strategy.  Quantico, VA, Marine Corps Command and Staff College, 2009.  37 p.
Available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA510842

Books

AU-18 Space Primer.  2nd ed.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 2009.  334 p.
Also available online at: http://space.au.af.mil/au-18-2009/au-18-2009.pdf
Book call no.: 358.8 S7322

Johnson-Freese, Joan.  Heavenly Ambitions: America's Quest to Dominate Space.  Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009.  178 p.
Book call no.: 629.410973 J66h

Larned, Rick and others.  National Security Space Strategy Considerations.  Raleigh, NC, Lulu.com, 2010.  99 p.
Book call no.: 358.80973 L325n

Moltz, James Clay.  The Politics of Space Security: Strategic Restraint and the Pursuit of National Interests.  2nd ed.  Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press, 2011.  383 p.
Book call no.: 358.8 M729p 2011

Securing Freedom in the Global Commons, edited by Scott Jasper.  Stanford, CA, Stanford Security Studies, 2010.  293 p.
Book call no.: 355.0335 S446

Securing Outer Space, edited by Natalie Bormann and Michael J. Sheehan.  New York, Routledge, 2009.  260 p.
Analyzes a number of controversial policies and strategies relating to Space activities, and reveals the relationship between activities in Outer Space and terrestrial international relations.
Book call no.: 355.033019 S446

Toward a Theory of Spacepower: Selected Essays, edited by Charles D. Lutes and others.  Washington, National Defense University Press, 2011.  348 p.
Chapter 5, Increasing the Military Uses of Space, by Everett C. Dolman and Henry F. Cooper, Jr., pp 97-117.
Chapter 6, Preserving Freedom of Action in Space: Realizing the Potential and Limits of U.S. Spacepower, by Michael Krepo and others, pp 119-136.
Also available online at: http://www.ndu.edu/press/spacepower.html
Book call no.: 358.8 T737

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Armed Services.  Strategic Forces Subcommittee.  Hearing on National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 and Oversight of Previously Authorized Programs Before the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, First Session: Subcommittee on Strategic Forces Hearing on Budget Request for National Security Space Activities, Hearing Held March 15, 2011.  Hearing.  112th Congress, 1st session, March 15, 2011.  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2011.  112 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo11267
Book call no.: 355.622973 U582d 2012d

United States.  Dept. of Defense.  Office of the Secretary of Defense and United States.  Office of the Director of National Intelligence.  Department of Defense Space Science and Technology Strategy, 2011.  Washington, U.S. Dept. of Defense, 2011.  11 p.
"The DoD Space Science and Technology (S&T) Strategy guides the development of the space-unique technologies that are essential to maintain existing U.S. conventional and asymmetric military advantages enabled by space systems at the strategic, operational, and tactical levels." -- P. 2.
Book call no.: 358.80973 D424

Documents

Cugley, Peter and others.  PRC Counterspace Organizations, Roles, and Missions: An Open Source Examination.  Alexandria, VA, CNA, 2009.  185 p.
Doc. call no.: M-U 31914-250

Documents (Student Research)

Burt, Kelly D.  Space Power in Small Wars: The End of Asymmetric Advantage?  Maxwell AFB, AL, School of Advanced Air and Space Studies, 2010.  137 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=49210
Doc. call no.: M-U 43998-1 B9731s

Cantore, Matthew S.  Integrating the High Ground: Enabling Defense, Civil and Commercial Space Support to Nation-Building.  Norfolk, VA, Joint Forces Staff College, Joint Advanced Warfighting School, 2010.  76 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA530041
Doc. call no.: M-U 36185-37 C232i

Cynamon, Charles H.  Defending America's Interests in Space.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, 2009.  45 p.
"This paper will consider the ends, ways, and means to defend America's interests in space with the following premise: The United States should implement a mix of active, passive, and deterrent measures to protect its vital national interests in space.  It is within this context that the debate over weaponizing space should be assessed." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=25624
Doc. call no.: M-U 43117 C996d

Eisenreich, Jason C.  The All Seeing Eye: Space-Based Persistent Surveillance in 2030.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2009.  43 p.
The "paper investigates the space environment in the 2030 timeframe with respect to the important space-based earth surveillance mission." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=25145
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 E363a

Hayes, Tracey.  Proposal for a Cooperative Space Strategy with China.  Norfolk, VA, Joint Forces Staff College, Joint Advanced Warfighting School, 2009.  70 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA530117
Doc. call no.: M-U 36185-37 H418p

Jenkins, Eva S.  Nanotechnology: Enabling Future Space Viability.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, 2009.  51 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=50451
Doc. call no.: M-U 43117 J523n

Lutton, Michael J.  Defending the High Ground: How Should Pacific Command's Theater Campaign Plan Evolve in Light of the Peoples' Republic of China Counterspace Initiatives?  Newport, RI, Naval War College, 2009.  27 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA513972
Doc. call no.: M-U 41662 L974d

Mahler, Fredrick W.  China's Anti-Satellite Test: A Precursor to Challenge U.S. Freedom to Maneuver in Space?  Fort Leavenworth, KS, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, 2008.  120 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA483025
Doc. call no.: M-U 42022 M214c

Quigley, Erik N.  Geo-Political Considerations to China's Rise in Space Power.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2009.  35 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=36601
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 Q61g

Welsch, Carol P.  Protecting the Heavens: Implications of China's Antisatellite Programs.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, 2008.  43 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=30531
Doc. call no.: M-U 43117 W459p

Periodicals

Coletta, Damon.  Space and Deterrence.  Astropolitics  7:171-192  September 2009.
Space control and space avoidance versus conventional deterrence in 21st century space.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777620903372982

Grant, Rebecca.  Insecurity in Space (Space Junk, Collisions, and Dangerous Interlopers).  Air Force Magazine  92:48-51  October 2009.
Crowded orbits and the conflicting aims of many nations mean US no longer has uncontested control of space.
Also available online at: http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2009/October%202009/1009space.aspx

Kitfield, James.  Crowded, Congested Space.  Air Force Magazine  93:24-29  August 2010.
US domination of the global commons of space is now threatened by the large amount of dangerous debris and clutter in space, as well as the possible threats from competing nations.
Also available online at: http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2010/August%202010/0810space.aspx

Lynn, William J.  A Military Strategy for the New Space Environment.  Washington Quarterly  34:7-16  Summer 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=61459881&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Manzo, Vincent.  Deterrence and Escalation in Cross-domain Operations: Where do Space and Cyberspace Fit?  Strategic Forum  No. 272:1-8  December 2011.
Also available online at: http://www.ndu.edu/inss/docUploaded/SF%20272_Manzo%20.pdf

Peoples, Columba.  The Securitization of Outer Space: Challenges for Arms Control.  Contemporary Security Policy  32:76-98  April 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=tsh&AN=60774145&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Rinne, Tim.  Space as the Ultimate Imperial Base.  Peace Review  22:9-16  January-March 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=49152027&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Sheehan, Michael.  Counterspace Operations and the Evolution of US Military Space Doctrine.  Royal Air Force Air Power Review  12:96-113  Summer 2009.
Also available online at: http://www.raf.mod.uk/downloads/airpowerreview.cfm

Single, Thomas G.  New Horizons: Coalition Space Operations.  Air & Space Power Journal  24:72-84  Summer 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=51694107&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Skinner, Tony.  Briefing: Space Situational Awareness.  Jane's Defence Weekly  46:24-27  July 22, 2009.
Reports on the growing threat of space debris to military and commercial space assets.


Space Debris


Internet Resources

Black, Samuel and Butt, Yousaf.  The Growing Threat of Space Debris.  Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists  66:1-8  March-April 2010.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=48453277&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv
"The danger to orbiting satellites from space debris has been known for decades, yet accidents and intentional anti-satellite weapon tests still pose serious threats." -- Abstract from author.

Grego, Laura and Wright, David.  Securing the Skies: Ten Steps the United States Should Take to Improve the Security and Sustainability of Space.  Cambridge, MA, Union of Concerned Scientists, Citizens and Scientists for Environmental Solutions, November 2010.  42 p.
Available online at: http://www.ucsusa.org/securingtheskies

Imburgia, Joseph S.  Space Debris and Its Threat to National Security: A Proposal for a Binding International Agreement to Clean Up the Junk.  Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law  44:589-641  2011.
Available online at: http://law.vanderbilt.edu/publications/journal-of-transnational-law/download.aspx?id=6574
"Some experts fear that a chain reaction of space debris collisions threatening sustainable space access for centuries is unavoidable, unless international action to minimize and remove the debris is soon taken." -- Abstract.

Olmedo, E. and Sanchez-Ortiz, N.  Space Debris Cataloguing Capabilities of Some Proposed Architectures for the Future European Space Situational Awareness System.  Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society  403:253-268  March 2010.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=48452690&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Phipps, Claude.  'Catcher's Mitt' as an Alternative to Laser Space Debris Mitigation.  AIP Conference Proceedings  1278:509-514  October 8, 2010.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=54469452&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Rubenchik, A. M. and others.  Laser Systems for Orbital Debris Removal.  AIP Conference Proceedings  1278:347-353  October 8, 2010.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=54469472&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Secure World Foundation. 
Available online at: http://swfound.org/
Secure World Foundation envisions the secure, sustainable and peaceful uses of outer space contributing to global stability on Earth.

United States.  Congress.  House of Representatives.  Committee on Science and Technology.  Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics.  Keeping the Space Environment Safe for Civil and Commercial Users.  Hearing.  111th Congress, 1st session, April 28, 2009.  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2009.  90 p.
Available online at: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CHRG-111hhrg48737/html/CHRG-111hhrg48737.htm
"...potential measures to improve information available to avoid in-space collisions, as well as ways to minimize the growth of future space debris." -- Purpose.

Internet Resource (Student Research)

Hollandsworth, Edgar M. III.  The Space Debris Crisis: Time for an International Treaty.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War Colllege, 2011.  38 p.
Available online at: https://www.dtic.mil/DOAC/document?document=ADA553047&collection=pub-tr&contentType=PDF&citationFormat=1f

Books

Baiocchi, Dave and Welser, William.  Confronting Space Debris: Strategies and Warnings from Comparable Examples Including Deepwater Horizon.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND Corporation, 2010.  127 p.
Also available online at: http://www.rand.org/pubs/monographs/MG1042.html
Book call no.: 629.416 B162c

Maxwell Paper Anthology: Award-Winning Papers AY 2010.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, Air Force Research Institute, 2011.  203 p.
The Need for a Global Space-Traffic-Control Service: An Opportunity for US Leadership, by Matthew C. Smithman, pp 153-170.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA546787
Book call no.: 355.02 M465

McDonald, Allan J. and Hansen, James R.  Truth, Lies and O-Rings: Inside the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster.  Gainesville, FL, University Press of Florida, 2009.  626 p.
"The first look at the Challenger tragedy and its aftermath from someone who was on the inside, recognized the potential disaster, and tried to prevent it.  It also addresses the early warnings of very severe debris issues from the first two post-Challenger flights, which ultimately resulted in the loss of Columbia some fifteen years later." -- Book jacket.
Book call no.: 363.12416 M135t

Documents (Student Research)

Dahl, Sarah D.  Is It Time for Space Debris Reduction Capabilities?  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2009.  36 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=43939
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 D1311i

Donahue, Jack.  Catastrophe on the Horizon: A Scenario-Based Future Effect of Orbital Space Debris.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2010.  35 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=34500
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 D6741c

Periodicals

Baiocchi, Dave and Welser, William.  Fishing for Space Debris.  Ad Astra  23:34-37  Spring 2011.

Clark, Stuart.  Who You Gonna Call?  Junk Busters!  New Scientist  207:46-49  September 11, 2010.
"The article focuses on the Kessler syndrome theory, concerning a potential chain reaction of space debris from accidental collisions that renders orbits unusable." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=58665244&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

David, Leonard.  Space Debris.  Aerospace America  47:30-36  October 2009.

Grant, Rebecca.  Insecurity in Space (Space Junk, Collisions, and Dangerous Interlopers).  Air Force Magazine  92:48-51  October 2009.
Crowded orbits and the conflicting aims of many nations mean US no longer has uncontested control of space.
Also available online at: http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2009/October%202009/1009space.aspx

Kitfield, James.  Crowded, Congested Space.  Air Force Magazine  93:24-29  August 2010.
US domination of the global commons of space is now threatened by the large amount of dangerous debris and clutter in space, as well as the possible threats from competing nations.
Also available online at: http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2010/August%202010/0810space.aspx

Oberg, James.  Crash Course.  Ad Astra  21:18-23  Spring 2009.
The article discusses the collision of U.S. communications satellite Iridium 33 and the Russian military satellite Cosmos 2251.

Skinner, Tony.  Briefing: Space Situational Awareness.  Jane's Defence Weekly  46:24-27  July 22, 2009.
Reports on the growing threat of space debris to military and commercial space assets.

Weeden, Brian.  Overview of the Legal and Policy Challenges of Orbital Debris Removal.  Space Policy  27:38-43  February 2011.

Williamson, Mark.  Planetary Protection: Contaminate or Conserve?  Ad Astra  22:20-25  Winter 2010.


Space Education


Internet Resources

Center of Excellence for Space Education and Training. 
Available online at: https://www2.peterson.af.mil/nssi/CESET/index1.htm

Book

Space Foundation.  The Space Report: The Authoritative Guide to Global Space Activity.  Colorado Springs, CO, Space Foundation, 2011.  160 p.
Chapter 4.0, Workforce and Education, pp 101-120.
Book call no.: 338.476294 S7323 2011

Documents (Student Research)

Kelemen, Loretta A.  Education on Space Capabilities, Vulnerabilities, and Dependencies in Air Force Senior Professional Military Education Schools.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, 2008.  45 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=50788
Doc. call no.: M-U 43117 K295e

Lincoln, Timothy J.  Space Education at the United States Army Command and General Staff School.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, 2008.  68 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=44213
Doc. call no.: M-U 43117 L739s

Tolmoff, Greg.  Does Having a Technical Degree Make a Better Space or Missile Operator?  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2009.  30 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=30821
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 T652d

Periodicals

Cook, Summer B. and others.  Scientific Literacy and Attitudes Towards American Space Exploration Among College Undergraduates.  Space Policy  27:48-52  February 2011.

Delgado, Laura M.  When Inspiration Fails to Inspire: A Change of Strategy for the US Space Program.  Space Policy  27:94-98  May 2011.
Finding a strategy to increase number of students in space-related fields, combating the projected shortfall in the skilled aerospace workforce.

Special Issue: Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Education for the Space Community.  Astropolitics  9:entire issue  December 2011.
Includes several articles by various authors on the subject.
Also available online at:
http://tandfonline.com/toc/fast20/9/2-3


Space Exploration


Internet Resources

Bakich, Michael E.  Asia's New Assault on the Moon.  Astronomy  37:50-52  August 2009.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=42638646&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv
"Discusses the lunar exploration programs of Japan and China." -- Abstract.

Behrens, Carl E.  The International Space Station and the Space Shuttle.  Washington, Congressional Research Service, March 18, 2009.  12 p.
Available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA497697

Foust, Jeff.  NASA's Course Correction.  The New Atlantis: A Journal of Technology & Society  29:85-91  Fall 2010.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=63582441&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv
"Reports on the space policy approved by President Obama and the U.S. Congress, and the continued political debate over it as of September 2010." -- Abstract.

Krishen, Kumar.  Multiple Aspects of Space Technology Transfer.  IETE Technical Review  28:195-206  May-June 2011.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=61233044&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Krishen, Kumar.  Technology Needs for Future Space Exploration.  IETE Technical Review  26:228-235  July-August 2009.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=56440910&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv
Discusses the R&T areas considered important for future human missions in space.

Meyer, Zach.  Private Commercialization of Space in an International Regime: A Proposal for a Space District.  Northwestern Journal of International Law & Business  30:241-261  Winter 2010.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=bth&AN=51894754&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

NASA Spinoff 2011.  Washington, Office of the Chief Technologist, 2011.  219 p.
Available online at: http://www.sti.nasa.gov/spinoff/database
NASA’s premier annual publication features the practical benefits resulting from aerospace research, in the form of commercial products and services in the fields of health and medicine, transportation, public safety, consumer goods, environmental resources, computer technology, and industrial productivity.  Online archive of all issues (1976+) is available.

Oberg, James.  How We'll Return to the Moon.  Astronomy  37:24-29  August 2009.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=42638616&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Pendick, Daniel.  Next Step Mars?  Astronomy  37:30-35  August 2009.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=42638618&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv
"The article discusses the challenges of manned spaceflight to Mars and ways that it may become possible." -- Abstract.

Psychology of Space Exploration: Contemporary Research in Historical Perspective, edited by Douglas A. Vakoch.  Washington, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 2011.  254 p.
Available online at: http://www.nasa.gov/connect/ebooks/hist_psych_space_detail.html
Essays on the psychological challenges facing the space program since its earliest days, including survival in extreme environments and the multicultural dimensions of exploration.

Review of U.S. Human Spaceflight Plans Committee.  Seeking a Human Spaceflight Program Worthy of a Great Nation.  Washington, Review of U.S. Human Spaceflight Plans Committee, 2009.  155 p.
Available online at: http://www.nasa.gov/pdf/396093main_HSF_Cmte_FinalReport.pdf

Simberg, Rand.  A Space Program for the Rest of Us.  The New Atlantis: A Journal of Technology & Society  22:3-27  Summer 2009.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=44707195&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Sylvan, Richard and others.  The Emerging Inner Solar System Economy.  World Future Review  1:23-38  April-May 2009.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=41577389&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Zubrin, Robert.  Going Nowhere.  The New Atlantis: A Journal of Technology & Society  27:109-114  Spring 2010.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=51468183&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv
Discusses NASA's plans as of spring 2010.

Books

50 Years of Rockets & Spacecraft: NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, edited by Ed Buckbee.  Morley, MO, Acclaim Press, 2009.  224 p.
Book call no.: 629.40973 F469

Allen, Michael.  Live From the Moon: Film, Television and the Space Race.  New York, I.B. Tauris & Co., Ltd., 2009.  214 p.
Book call no.: 629.40973 A427L

America in Space: NASA’s First Fifty Years, edited by Steven J. Dick and others.  New York, Abrams, 2007.  351 p.
Book call no.: 629.40973 A5122

Bentley, Matthew A.  Spaceplanes: From Airport to Spaceport.  New York, Springer, 2009.  238 p.
"A vision of the near future in which space vehicles can take off from an international airport, refuel in space, and fly regularly between the Earth and the Moon." -- Summary.
Book call no.: 629.441 B477s

Biddle, Wayne.  Dark Side of the Moon: Wernher von Braun, the Third Reich, and the Space Race.  New York, W. W. Norton, 2009.  220 p.
Book call no.: 92 V945b

Carmichael, Scott W.  Moon Men Return: USS Hornet and the Recovery of the Apollo 11 Astronauts.  Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press, 2010.  237 p.
Book call no.: 629.454 C287m

De Monchaux, Nicholas.  Spacesuit: Fashioning Apollo.  Cambridge, MA, MIT Press, 2011.  364 p.
Book call no.: 629.4772 D384s

Doran, Jamie and Bizony, Piers.  Starman: The Truth Behind the Legend of Yuri Gagarin.  New York, Walker & Company, 2011.  252 p.
Book call no.: 629.450092 D693s

Duggins, Pat.  Trailblazing Mars: NASA's Next Giant Leap.  Gainesville, FL, University Press of Florida, 2010.  242 p.
Book call no.: 629.43543 D866t

Erickson, Lance K.  Space Flight: History, Technology, and Operations.  Lanham, UK, Government Institutes, 2010.  659 p.
"A comprehensive look at the history of space exploration, the technology that makes it possible and the continued efforts that promise to carry us into the future." -- Summary.
Book call no.: 629.41 E68s

Evans, Ben.  Escaping the Bonds of Earth: The Fifties and the Sixties.  New York, Springer, 2009.  493 p.
Analyzes Soviet direction changes from lunar exploration to long-term space stations, the progress of the human space program in the 1960s, and plans for space exploration in the next decade.
Book call no.: 629.40973 E92e

Evans, Kimberly Masters.  Space Exploration: Triumphs and Tragedies.  Detroit, MI, Gale, Cengage Learning, 2009.  182 p.
Book call no.: 919.904 E92s

The Farthest Shore: A 21st Century Guide to Space, executive editors, Joseph N. Pelton and Angelia P. Bukley.  Lancaster, PA, Apogee Books, 2010.  416 p.
"All aspects of space technology are included in the guide, from how space can be used to deal with global warming to the latest in space tourism." -- Publisher's summary.
Chapter Eight, Space Missions and Programs - Why and How We Go to Space, by Angie Bukley and others, pp 255-290.
Book call no.: 500.5 F247

Gallentine, Jay.  Ambassadors From Earth: Pioneering Explorations with Unmanned Spacecraft.  Lincoln, NE, University of Nebraska Press, 2009.  500 p.
Book call no.: 629.435 G166a

Gangale, Thomas.  The Development of Outer Space: Sovereignty and Property Rights in International Space Law.  Santa Barbara, CA, Praeger, 2009.  317 p.
Book call no.: 341.47 G197d

Godefroy, Andrew B.  Defence and Discovery: Canada's Military Space Program, 1945-1974.  Vancouver, Canada, UBC Press, 2011.  237 p.
Book call no.: 623.690971 G581d

Macauley, Molly K. and Alexander, Joseph K.  United States Civil Space Policy: Summary of a Workshop.  Washington, National Academy Press, 2008.  30 p.
Also available online at: http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12202
Book call no.: 629.40973 U588

McDonald, Allan J. and Hansen, James R.  Truth, Lies and O-Rings: Inside the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster.  Gainesville, FL, University Press of Florida, 2009.  626 p.
"The first look at the Challenger tragedy and its aftermath from someone who was on the inside, recognized the potential disaster, and tried to prevent it. It also addresses the early warnings of very severe debris issues from the first two post-Challenger flights, which ultimately resulted in the loss of Columbia some fifteen years later." -- Book jacket.
Book call no.: 363.12416 M135t

Moltz, James Clay.  The Politics of Space Security: Strategic Restraint and the Pursuit of National Interests.  2nd ed.  Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press, 2011.  383 p.
Book call no.: 358.8 M729p 2011

National Research Council.  America's Future in Space: Aligning the Civil Space Program With National Needs.  Washington, National Academies Press, 2009.  89 p.
Also available online at: http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12701
Book call no.: 629.40973 N2772a

National Research Council of the National Academies.  Controlling Cost Growth of NASA Earth and Space Science Missions.  Washington, National Academies Press, 2010.  64 p.
Also available online at: http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12946
Book call no.: 629.40973 N277c

Nelson, Craig.  Rocket Men: The Epic Story of the First Men on the Moon.  New York, Viking, 2009.  404 p.
Book call no.: 629.4540973 N425r

Pyle, Rod.  Missions to the Moon.  New York, Sterling, 2009.  63 p.
"Missions to the Moon traces our quest to explore this final frontier, culminating in the future of lunar exploration with the recent missions by China, Japan, and Europe." -- Product description.
Book call no.: 629.454 P996

Pyne, Stephen J.  Voyager: Seeking Newer Worlds in the Third Great Age of Discovery.  New York, Viking, 2010.  444 p.
History, scientific impact, and cultural legacy of the Voyager space program.
Book call no.: 919.9204 P997v

Seedhouse, Erik.  Martian Outpost: The Challenges of Establishing a Human Settlement on Mars.  Chichester, UK, Springer, 2009.  292 p.
Book call no.: 629.4553 S451m

Siddiqi, Asif A.  The Red Rockets' Glare: Spaceflight and the Soviet Imagination, 1857-1957.  New York, Cambridge University Press, 2010.  402 p.
"The first academic study on the birth of the Soviet space program and one of the first social histories of Soviet science." -- Summary.
Book call no.: 629.40947 S568r

Solomon, Lewis D.  The Privatization of Space Exploration: Business, Technology, Law and Policy.  New Brunswick, NJ, Transaction Publishers, 2008.  128 p.
Book call no.: 338.0919 S689p

Spitzmiller, Ted.  Astronautics - Dawn of the Space Age: A Historical Perspective of Mankind's Efforts to Conquer the Cosmos.  Burlington, Canada, Apogee Books, 2006.  232 p.
Details the discoveries and engineering innovations that have occurred from World War II to the early 1970s.
Book call no.: 629.409 S761a v.1

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Armed Services.  Strategic Forces Subcommittee.  Space and U.S. Security.  Hearing.  111th Congress, 1st Session, March 18, 2009.  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2010.  62 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS123583
Book call no.: 358.80973 U583sc

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Science and Technology.  National Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2010: Report of the Committee on Science and Technology, House of Representatives, on H.R. 5781, together with additional views (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2010.  366 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS125770
Book call no.: 354.79249 U58a 2010

Worden, Al and French, Francis.  Falling to Earth: An Apollo 15 Astronaut's Journey.  Washington, Smithsonian Books, 2011.  300 p.
Book call no.: 629.450092 W924f

Young, Anthony H.  The Saturn V F-1 Engine: Powering Apollo Into History.  New York, Springer, 2009.  266 p.
"Original documents and interviews with engineers and managers, with many never-before-published photographs, both colour and monochrome." -- Publisher website.
Book call no.: 629.475 Y68s

Documents

Morgan, Daniel.  The Future of NASA: Space Policy Issues Facing Congress.  Washington, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, 2010.  39 p.
Also available online at: http://opencrs.com/document/R41016
Doc. call no.: M-U 42953-1 no.R41016

Document (Student Research)

Erickson, Mark A.  Organizing for Space: Creating a Trinitarian American Space Program - A Historical Primer.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, 2009.  36 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA540377
Doc. call no.: M-U 43117 E681o

Periodicals

Barrett, Robert S.  Borrowing From Security Strategy: Can Red Teams Help Astronauts Prepare for Crew Conflict in Space?  Canadian Military Journal  9:51-60  Winter 2009.
Suggests using traditional military readiness testing as a ‘tool' during crew training.
Also available online at: http://www.journal.dnd.ca/vo9/no4/10-barrett-eng.asp

Baum, Seth D.  Cost-Benefit Analysis of Space Exploration: Some Ethical Considerations.  Space Policy  25:75-80  May 2009.

Blount, Clive.  Man on the Moon: Forty Years On.  Royal Air Force Air Power Review  12:1-15  Summer 2009.
Also available online at: http://www.raf.mod.uk/downloads/airpowerreview.cfm

Brown, Trevor.  The American and Soviet Cold War Space Programs.  Comparative Strategy  30:177-185  April-June 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=bth&AN=60507814&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Caceres, Marco.  A Boost for Commercial Human Spaceflight.  Aerospace America  48:20-25  April 2010.
Reports on NASA's Vision for Space Exploration (VSE) program.

Combining Safety and Survivability for Future Spacefaring.  Aerospace America  48:16-20  November 2009.

Cook, Summer B. and others.  Scientific Literacy and Attitudes Towards American Space Exploration Among College Undergraduates.  Space Policy  27:48-52  February 2011.

Corley, Anne-Marie.  520 Days.  New Scientist  211:39-43  September 17, 2011.
"The article discusses Mars 500, a simulation of a mission to Mars in which six astronauts will spend 520 days inside a mock spacecraft so that scientists can understand the psychological stresses which would occur during an extended space voyage." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=66215934&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Correll, John T.  The Astrochimps.  Air Force Magazine  94:134-137  September 2011.
The article features the animals used in space travel tests in the 1960s.
Also available online at: http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2011/September%202011/0911astrochimps.aspx

Covault, Craig.  From Visions to Voyages.  Aerospace America  49:46-50  July-August 2011.
Fiscal austerity measures anticipated under the Obama administration will have a major impact on planetary science, including some high-priority NASA projects.

Cremins, Tom.  From the Seas to the Stars (Missions to Space Should Continue to Play a Major Role in the US Strategy to Ensure Global Security).  U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings  135:38-42  July 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=43250635&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Curtis, Jeremy and others.  Reviewing UK Space Exploration.  Space Policy  26:113-116  May 2010.
Edited version of the Executive Summary of a report produced to advise government ministers on the options for UK involvement in space exploration.

David, Leonard.  A Higher Calling.  Aerospace America  48:32-37  September 2010.
Discusses the emergence of commercial suborbital vehicles and their role to the science missions of NASA.

David, Leonard.  Juno to Jupiter: Piercing the Veil.  Aerospace America  49:40-45  July-August 2011.
NASA's Juno spacecraft will seek to answer burning questions about our solar system's largest planet.

David, Leonard.  Shaping a New Exploration Agenda.  Aerospace America  47:30-41  January 2009.
Discusses the plans of NASA to send humans back to the Moon.

Dowd, Alan W.  Surrendering Outer Space.  Policy Review  No. 156:55-66  August-September 2009.
"NASA is ending the space shuttle program to usher in the Constellation program...these vehicles and resultant space exploration missions will not be available until 2015." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=43608276&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Dyson, Marianne.  The Moon Is a Near Earth Object.  Ad Astra  23:32-35  Fall 2011.
Focuses on plans of the space community to explore Near Earth Asteroids (NEAs).

Ehrenfreund, Pascale and Peter, Nicolas.  Toward a Paradigm Shift in Managing Future Global Space Exploration Endeavors.  Space Policy  25:244-256  November 2009.

Farrand, William.  Going the Distance [And Beyond] on Mars: The Explorations of Spirit and Opportunity.  Ad Astra  23:22-25  Spring 2011.

Folger, Tim.  One Leap Giant for Machine Kind.  Discover  32:44-49  September 2011.
Discusses unmanned space probes and robotic exploration devices in space exploration.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=64395261&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Foust, Jeff.  A Controversial New Direction for NASA.  Ad Astra  22:18-21  Spring 2010.
Focuses on the planned new direction for NASA as outlined in the agency's proposed 2011 budget.

Freedman, David H.  Jump-Starting the Orbital Economy.  Scientific American  303:88-93  December 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=55151922&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Giannopapa, Christina.  Improving Africa's Benefit From Space Applications: The European-African Partnership.  Space Policy  27:99-106  May 2011.

Hallion, Richard P.  An Inflection Point in the Space Race.  Air Force Magazine  93:54-57  October 2010.
Looks at the beneficial cooperation between the US civil and military space communities.
Also available online at: http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2010/October%202010/1010point.aspx

Horneck, Gerda and others.  Towards a European Vision for Space Exploration: Recommendations of the Space Advisory Group of the European Commission.  Space Policy  26:109-112  May 2010.

Human Rating for Future Spaceflight.  Aerospace America  48:26-41  July 2010.
The highlights of a roundtable discussion on human rating for future space flight by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) on May 24, 2010.

Jones, Thomas D.  T Minus 15 Years . . . and Holding.  Aerospace America  48:12-15  July 2010.
Comments on the political debate on the future in space for the U.S.

Jones, Tom.  Finding NEOs: Stepping Stones for Human Exploration.  Aerospace America  49:14-17  September 2011.

Jones, Tom.  ISS: A Decade on the Frontier.  Aerospace America  49:16-19  January 2011.
The article focuses on the International Space Station (ISS), born on December 7, 1998, and which, on October 25, 2010, became the longest continually inhabited space station in history.

Kross, John F.  Asteroids and Elsewhere: Getting There by a Flexible Path.  Ad Astra  22:13-19  Winter 2010.
Discusses the "Flexible Path" option being considered by the U.S. Human Space Flight Plans Committee, involving possible flights to Near-Earth Objects (NEOs), lunar orbit or Mars and its moons.

Kross, John F.  Getting Back to the Moon.  Ad Astra  23:13-17  Summer 2011.

Kross, John F.  Taking the High Roads to Space.  Ad Astra  23:22-26  Winter 2011.
Update on the US space program as of December 2011.

Lester, Dan and Thronson, Harley.  Human Space Exploration and Human Spaceflight: Latency and the Cognitive Scale of the Universe.  Space Policy  27:89-93  May 2011.

Lester, Daniel F. and Robinson, Michael.  Visions of Exploration.  Space Policy  25:236-243  November 2009.

Logsdon, John M.  A New US Approach to Human Spaceflight?  Space Policy  27:15-19  February 2011.

Lunau, Kate.  Destination Mars.  Maclean's  123:52-59  September 27, 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=53787073&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

McQuaid, Kim.  Earthly Environmentalism and the Space Exploration Movement, 1960-1990: A Study in Irresolution.  Space Policy  26:163-173  August 2010.

Melone, Kelly.  Redefining Exploration: The Future Utilization of the International Space Station.  Ad Astra  22:26-31  Winter 2010.

Murchie, Scott L. and others.  Journey to the Innermost Planet.  Scientific American  304:34-39  March 2011.
NASA's space vehicle MESSENGER (MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry, and Ranging) enters Mercury orbit to study the planet in depth.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=58050321&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Othman, Mazlan.  Outer Space Belongs to All of Mankind.  International Affairs: A Russian Journal of World Politics, Diplomacy & International Relations  57, no. 3:229-236  2011.
Interview with Mazlan Othman, Director of the United Nations (U.N.) Office for Outer Space Affairs.

Peter, Nicolas and Stoffl, Katherina.  Global Space Exploration 2025: Europe's Perspectives for Partnerships.  Space Policy  25:29-36  February 2009.
While new actors in space exploration continue to increase, the high costs of the programs are encouraging international cooperation as a central element of most countries’ strategy.

Pouzanov, S.  Russia-U.S. Space Partnership.  International Affairs: A Russian Journal of World Politics, Diplomacy & International Relations  57, no. 1:238-250  2011.
Overview of the history of Russian-American cooperation in space flight and exploration.

Ross-Nazzal, Jennifer.  Detente on Earth and in Space: The Apollo-Soyuz Test Project.  OAH Magazine of History  24:29-34  July 2010.
"The article discusses the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project (ASTP), a partnership between the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and space scientists from the Soviet Union." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=52482573&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Schlom, David.  A Look at Lunar Exploration for NASA.  Ad Astra  22:34-37  Summer 2010.

Sietzen, Frank.  Choosing the Pathway to Space.  Aerospace America  47:32-41  November 2009.
Details the outcome of the assessment of the status of the emerging Constellation program and vehicles.

Space Exploration: 2011-2012 Policy Debate.  Congressional Digest  90:entire issue  September 2011.
Includes several articles on various aspects of the debate.

Steinberg, Alan.  Space Policy Responsiveness: The Relationship Between Public Opinion and NASA Funding.  Space Policy  27:240-246  November 2011.

Szajnfarber, Zoe and others.  Moon First Versus Flexible Path Exploration Strategies: Considering International Contributions.  Space Policy  27:131-145  August 2011.

Wilson, J. R.  Robonaut: The Next Generation.  Aerospace America  48:26-31  September 2010.

Wilson, J. R.  Small Explorers With Big Benefits.  Aerospace America  48:32-41  January 2010.
Describes NASA's Small Explorer spacecraft.

Woodcock, Gordon.  Affordable Exploration.  Ad Astra  23:26-29  Summer 2011.
Cost-effective space exploration as alternatives to NASA space programs.

Zubrin, Robert.  Wrecking NASA.  Commentary  129:37-41  June 2010.
Discusses President Obama's cancellation of former president Bush's plans to expand space flight, establish space bases on the moon, and go to the planet Mars.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=51018415&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Media

The Apollo Years.  Beverly Hills, CA, Space Viz Productions, 2009.
1 DVD, 2 hr., 19 min.
DVD call no: 629.4540973 A644

The Third Foot: An Interview with Buzz Aldrin.  Beverly Hills, CA, Space Viz Productions, 2009.  1 DVD, 61 min.
DVD call no: 629.450092 T445


Space Law, Policy and Doctrine


Internet Resources

Black, Samuel and Butt, Yousaf.  The Growing Threat of Space Debris.  Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists  66:1-8  March-April 2010.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=48453277&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv
"The danger to orbiting satellites from space debris has been known for decades, yet accidents and intentional anti-satellite weapon tests still pose serious threats." -- Abstract from author.

Brisibe, Tare C.  Customary International Law, Arms Control and the Environment in Outer Space.  Chinese Journal of International Law  8:375-393  July 2009.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=43703412&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

China-US Dialogue on Space. 
Available online at: http://www.wsichina.org/space/
The World Security Institute's China-U.S. Dialogue on Space (CUDOS).  Includes Issue Briefs, translated list of Chinese space-related articles 1994-2004, research tools and publications.

A Code of Conduct for Responsible Space-Faring Nations, edited by Michael Krepon.  Washington, Stimson Center, December 2010.  81 p.
Available online at: http://www.stimson.org/books-reports/a-code-of-conduct-for-responsible-space-faring-nations/

European Centre for Space Law.  Space Law Bibliography. 
Available online at: http://www.esa.int/SPECIALS/ECSL/SEM5BBNSNNG_0.html#subhead1

Imburgia, Joseph S.  Space Debris and Its Threat to National Security: A Proposal for a Binding International Agreement to Clean Up the Junk.  Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law  44:589-641  2011.
Available online at: http://law.vanderbilt.edu/publications/journal-of-transnational-law/download.aspx?id=6574
"Some experts fear that a chain reaction of space debris collisions threatening sustainable space access for centuries is unavoidable, unless international action to minimize and remove the debris is soon taken." -- Abstract.

International Space Law. 
Available online at: http://www.unoosa.org/oosa/en/SpaceLaw/index.html
UN Office of Outer Space Affairs website includes treaties and principles, laws, FAQs, links and more.

Meyer, Zach.  Private Commercialization of Space in an International Regime: A Proposal for a Space District.  Northwestern Journal of International Law & Business  30:241-261  Winter 2010.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=bth&AN=51894754&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Millington, W. J.  What Prospects for Enhanced Space Security in the Obama Presidency?  London, Royal College of Defence Studies, 2009.  39 p.
Available online at: http://www.mod.uk/NR/rdonlyres/6EC82296-7D18-4887-B568-7982F719C63F/0/SHP2009MILLINGTONFINAL.pdf
"Examines US space policy, US strategy post President Bush, and President Barack Obama’s space agenda, offering options for security enhancement." -- Executive summary.

A Safer Space Environment?  Disarmament Forum  No. 4:entire issue  2009.
Available online at: http://www.unidir.org/bdd/fiche-periodique.php?ref_periodique=1020-7287-2009-4-en
"Explores the possible components of a strengthened space security regime and potential ways forward for the international community." -- Website.

Secure World Foundation. 
Available online at: http://swfound.org/
Secure World Foundation envisions the secure, sustainable and peaceful uses of outer space contributing to global stability on Earth.

Simberg, Rand.  In Search of a Conservative Space Policy.  The New Atlantis: A Journal of Technology & Society  29:95-100  Fall 2010.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=63582448&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Internet Resource (Student Research)

Howard, Michael L.  Rendezvous in Space: A Look In on Military Space Power.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2010.  32 p.
Available online at: http://www.dtic.mil/cgi-bin/GetTRDoc?Location=U2&doc=GetTRDoc.pdf&AD=ADA526112
"This paper compares the challenges to national space power today with those seen during the developing years of air power, illustrating how the United States compounds its space power risks to national security today in similar ways to how mindsets impacted air power implementation prior to WWII." -- Abstract.

Books

Air Force Operations and the Law: A Guide for Air, Space and Cyber Forces.  2nd ed.  Maxwell AFB, AL, AFJAGS Press, Judge Advocate General's School, 2009.  589 p.
See Chapter 5: Space Law, pp 83-97.
Also available online at: http://www.afjag.af.mil/shared/media/document/AFD-100510-059.pdf
Book call no.: 342.0412 A298 2009

AU-18 Space Primer.  2nd ed.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 2009.  334 p.
Also available online at: http://space.au.af.mil/au-18-2009/au-18-2009.pdf
Book call no.: 358.8 S7322

The Fair and Responsible Use of Space: An International Perspective, edited by Wolfgang Rathgeber and others.  New York, Springer, 2010.  206 p.
"Outlines the current situation of activities in space and identifies key challenges from the policy perspective." -- P. 4 of cover.
Book call no.: 333.94 F163

The Farthest Shore: A 21st Century Guide to Space, executive editors, Joseph N. Pelton and Angelia P. Bukley.  Lancaster, PA, Apogee Books, 2010.  416 p.
"All aspects of space technology are included in the guide, from how space can be used to deal with global warming to the latest in space tourism." -- Publisher's summary.
Chapter Nine, Space Policy, Law and Security, by Ram Jakhu and others, pp 291-320.
Book call no.: 500.5 F247

Gangale, Thomas.  The Development of Outer Space: Sovereignty and Property Rights in International Space Law.  Santa Barbara, CA, Praeger, 2009.  317 p.
Book call no.: 341.47 G197d

Hays, Peter L.  Space and Security: A Reference Handbook.  Santa Barbara, CA, ABC-CLI, 2011.  287 p.
Reviews the history of US national security efforts in space and explains the issues that are currently shaping international space policy.
Also available online as an EBSCOHost eBook at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=362939
Book call no.: 629.40973 H425s

Johnson-Freese, Joan.  Heavenly Ambitions: America's Quest to Dominate Space.  Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009.  178 p.
The Evolution of U.S. Space Policy, pp 34-65.
Diplomacy and Arms Control: Limits and Opportunities, pp 119-132.
Book call no.: 629.410973 J66h

Larned, Rick and others.  National Security Space Strategy Considerations.  Raleigh, NC, Lulu.com, 2010.  99 p.
Book call no.: 358.80973 L325n

National Regulation of Space Activities, edited by Ram S. Jakhu.  New York, Springer, 2010.  499 p.
Chapter 1, International Space Law: A Basis for National Regulation, by Ronald L. Spencer, pp 1-21.
Chapter 16, Overview of the United States Space Policy and Law, by Paul Stephen Dempsey, pp 373-404.
Book call no.: 341.47 N277

National Research Council.  America's Future in Space: Aligning the Civil Space Program With National Needs.  Washington, National Academies Press, 2009.  89 p.
Also available online at: http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12701
Book call no.: 629.40973 N2772a

National Security Space Strategy: Unclassified Summary.  Washington, Department of Defense, Office of the Director of National Intelligence, 2011.  14 p.
Also available online at: http://www.defense.gov/home/features/2011/0111_nsss/docs/NationalSecuritySpaceStrategyUnclassifiedSummary_Jan2011.pdf
Book call no.: 358.80973 N2771

National Space Policy of the United States of America.  Washington, Executive Office of the President, 2010.  14 p.
Also available online at: http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/national_space_policy_6-28-10.pdf
Book call no.: 333.940973 N2771

Robertson, Ann E.  Militarization of Space.  New York, Facts on File, 2011.  394 p.
Examination of the history and current issues in space exploration and militarization.  Includes primary source documents, statistics and extensive annotated bibliography.
Book call no.: 358.8 R649m

Securing Outer Space, edited by Natalie Bormann and Michael J. Sheehan.  New York, Routledge, 2009.  260 p.
Analyzes a number of controversial policies and strategies relating to Space activities, and reveals the relationship between activities in Outer Space and terrestrial international relations.
Book call no.: 355.033019 S446

Solomon, Lewis D.  The Privatization of Space Exploration: Business, Technology, Law and Policy.  New Brunswick, NJ, Transaction Publishers, 2008.  128 p.
Book call no.: 338.0919 S689p

Space and Defense Policy, edited by Damon Coletta and Frances T. Pilch.  New York, Routledge, 2009.  350 p.
Chapter 4, Understanding Space Law: Legal Framework for Space, by Jonty Kasku-Jackson and Elizabeth Waldrop, pp 64-103.
Chapter 6, The Policy Process, by Eligar Sadeh and Brenda Vallance, pp 125-149.
Book call no.: 358.8 S7323

Space Safety Regulations and Standards, edited by Joseph N. Pelton and Ram S. Jakhu.  Boston, Butterworth-Heinemann, 2010.  495 p.
Book call no.: 363.124 S732

Toward a Theory of Spacepower: Selected Essays, edited by Charles D. Lutes and others.  Washington, National Defense University Press, 2011.  348 p.
Chapter 13, Space Law and the Advancement of Spacepower, by Peter L. Hays, pp 299-318.
Also available online at: http://www.ndu.edu/press/spacepower.html
Book call no.: 358.8 T737

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Armed Services.  Strategic Forces Subcommittee.  Space Posture Review and the Fiscal Year 2011 National Defense Authorization Budget Request for National Security Space Activities.  Hearing.  111th Congress, 2nd Session, April 21, 2010.  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2010.  82 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo2330
Book call no.: 358.80973 U583sd

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on the Judiciary.  To Enact Certain Laws Relating to National and Commercial Space Programs as Title 51, United States Code, "National and Commercial Space Program".  Report (to accompany H.R. 3237) (Including Cost Estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2009.  75 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS117014
Book call no.: 341.47 U581t

Van Ness, Peter.  The Time Has Come for a Treaty to Ban Weapons in Space.  Canberra, Australia, Australian National University, 2010.  8 p.
"Australia, enjoying close relations with both the US and China, could play an important role in encouraging the major powers to reach an agreement on the weaponization of space." -- Abstract.
Also available in Asian Perspective 34, no. 3:215-225 2010.
Also available online at: http://ips.cap.anu.edu.au/ir/pubs/work_papers/10-1.pdf
Book call no.: 358.8 V266t

Documents

Morgan, Daniel.  The Future of NASA: Space Policy Issues Facing Congress.  Washington, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, 2010.  39 p.
Also available online at: http://opencrs.com/document/R41016
Doc. call no.: M-U 42953-1 no.R41016

Documents (Student Research)

Cantore, Matthew S.  Integrating the High Ground: Enabling Defense, Civil and Commercial Space Support to Nation-Building.  Norfolk, VA, Joint Forces Staff College, Joint Advanced Warfighting School, 2010.  76 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA530041
Doc. call no.: M-U 36185-37 C232i

Dersch, David M.  Delineating Outer Space: The Impact on Near-Space Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2010.  13 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=50972
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 D438d

Erickson, Mark A.  Organizing for Space: Creating a Trinitarian American Space Program - A Historical Primer.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, 2009.  36 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA540377
Doc. call no.: M-U 43117 E681o

Fisher, William O.  U.S. Space Policy and Space Industry Strangulation.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2010.  24 p.
"Explores US space policy by discussing its past and current state, outlining the effects of it on national security and the space industry." -- Abstract from author.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA521763
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 F537u

Gardner, Elvert L.  "Sowing Seeds in Barren Soil": Why Space Power Theory Just Won't Grow.  Maxwell AFB, AL, School of Advanced Air and Space Studies, 2008.  76 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=25200
Doc. call no.: M-U 43998-1 G226s

Gulden, Erin R.  The Benevolent Hegemon: The United States National Space Protection Strategy: Anchored in Cooperation, Not Technology.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2010.  35 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=42924
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 G9711b

Smith, Wayne J.  Sustaining Our Space Enterprise: Strategy and People.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2009.  26 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA499165
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 S663s

Periodicals

Arevalo-Yepes, Ciro and others.  The Need for a United Nations Space Policy.  Space Policy  26:3-8  February 2010.

Bellflower, John W.  The Influence of Law on Command of Space.  Air Force Law Review  65:107-144  January 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=49259076&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Blake, Duncan and Imburgia, Joseph S.  'Bloodless Weapons'?  The Need to Conduct Legal Reviews of Certain Capabilities and the Implications of Defining Them as 'Weapons'.  Air Force Law Review  66:157-203  June 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=56522950&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Brachet, Gerard and Pasco, Xavier.  The 2010 US Space Policy: A View From Europe.  Space Policy  27:11-14  February 2011.

Burris, Matthew D.  Tilting at Windmills?  The Counterposing Policy Interests Driving the US Commercial Satellite Export Control Reform Debate.  Air Force Law Review  66:255-329  June 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=56522953&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Canan, James W.  Paradigm Shift in U.S. Space Policy  Aerospace America  48:22-28  June 2010.

Cremins, Tom.  From the Seas to the Stars (Missions to Space Should Continue to Play a Major Role in the US Strategy to Ensure Global Security).  U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings  135:38-42  July 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=43250635&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

de Montluc, Bertrand.  The New International Political and Strategic Context for Space Policies.  Space Policy  25:20-28  February 2009.
Examines the new strategic context and the role that various countries are playing in space.

Frederick, Lorinda A.  Deterrence and Space-Based Missile Defense.  Air & Space Power Journal  23:107-118  Fall 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=44275311&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Fukushima, Yasuhito.  An Asian Perspective on the New US Space Policy: The Emphasis on International Cooperation and Its Relevance to Asia.  Space Policy  27:3-6  February 2011.

Implications of the New National Space Policy.  High Frontier  7:entire issue  February 2011.
Includes several articles by various authors on the subject.
Also available online at: http://www.afspc.af.mil/shared/media/document/AFD-110224-052.pdf

Johnson-Freese, Joan.  An Allard Commission Postmortem and the Need for a National Space Council.  Joint Force Quarterly  No.60:54-60  2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=58476645&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Jones, Stephen.  Can the UK Remain a First Division Player in Military Operations Without Significant Additional Investment in Space-Based Capability?  Royal Air Force Air Power Review  12:16-51  Summer 2009.
Also available online at: http://www.raf.mod.uk/downloads/airpowerreview.cfm

Jones, Thomas D.  T Minus 15 Years . . . and Holding.  Aerospace America  48:12-15  July 2010.
Comments on the political debate on the future in space for the U.S.

Li, Juqian.  Legality and Legitimacy: China's ASAT Test.  China Security  5, no. 1:43-52  2009.
Also available online at: http://www.chinasecurity.us/pdfs/LiJuqian.pdf

Logsdon, John M.  A New US Approach to Human Spaceflight?  Space Policy  27:15-19  February 2011.

Lynn, William J.  A Military Strategy for the New Space Environment.  Washington Quarterly  34:7-16  Summer 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=61459881&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Meijer, Hugo L. E.  Reflections on Politics, Strategy and Norms in Outer Space.  Defense & Security Analysis  25:89-98  March 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=39359621&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Mineiro, Michael C.  An Inconvenient Regulatory Truth: Divergence in US and EU Satellite Export Control Policies on China.  Space Policy  27:213-221  November 2011.

Mineiro, Michael C.  US Export Controls and Canadian Autonomy to Collaborate on International Space Missions.  Space Policy  26:99-104  May 2010.

Moltz, James Clay.  Toward Cooperation or Conflict on the Moon?  Considering Lunar Governance in Historical Perspective.  Strategic Studies Quarterly  3:82-103  Fall 2009.
"Establishing a peaceful framework for lunar governance will be important, because hostile international relations on the moon are likely to lead to conflicts elsewhere in space and, possibly, on Earth." -- P. 1.
Also available online at: http://www.au.af.mil/au/ssq/2009/Fall/moltz.pdf

Nosanov, Jeffrey.  Viewpoint: International Traffic in Arms Regulations--Controversy and Reform.  Astropolitics  7:206-227  September 2009.
Overly strict International Trade in Arms Regulations (ITAR) rules are stifling US space industry, causing a decline in the competitiveness of American industry.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777620903382544

Peoples, Columba.  The Securitization of Outer Space: Challenges for Arms Control.  Contemporary Security Policy  32:76-98  April 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=tsh&AN=60774145&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Rinne, Tim.  Space as the Ultimate Imperial Base.  Peace Review  22:9-16  January-March 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=49152027&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Robinson, Jana.  Transparency and Confidence-Building Measures for Space Security.  Space Policy  27:27-37  February 2011.
"This paper describes and evaluates various prospective TCBMs alongside current proposals to advance safety and security in space, including the EU Draft Code of Conduct for Outer Space Activities." -- Abstract.

Sadeh, Eligar.  Report: United States-China Space Dialogue Project.  Astropolitics  8:7-18  January 2010.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777622.2010.494513

Sadeh, Eligar.  Space Policy Challenges Facing the Barack Obama Administration.  Space Policy  25:109-116  May 2009.

Shaw, John E.  Guarding the High Ocean: Towards a New National-Security Space Strategy Through an Analysis of US Maritime Strategy.  Air & Space Power Journal  23:55-65  Spring 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=37180118&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Single, Thomas G.  New Horizons: Coalition Space Operations.  Air & Space Power Journal  24:72-84  Summer 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=51694107&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Skinner, Tony.  Briefing: NCW (Network Centric Warfare).  Jane's Defence Weekly
Part 1: Airborne Communications.  46:26-28 March 25, 2009.
Part 2: Operationally Responsive Space.  46:25-26 October 28, 2009.

Smith, M. V.  Spacepower and Warfare.  Joint Force Quarterly  No. 60:42-45  2011.
Excerpted from the chapter in the book, Toward a Theory of Space Power: Selected Essays.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=58476643&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Smith, Marcia S.  President Obama's National Space Policy: A Change in Tone and a Focus on Space Sustainability.  Space Policy  27:20-23  February 2011.

Space Exploration: 2011-2012 Policy Debate.  Congressional Digest  90:entire issue  September 2011.
Includes several articles on various aspects of the debate.

Special Issue: Towards a National Space Strategy.  Astropolitics  8:entire issue  May 2010.
Includes several articles by various authors on the subject.
Also available online at: http://www.tandfonline.com/toc/fast20/8/2-3

Spencer, Ronald L. Jr.  State Supervision of Space Activity.  Air Force Law Review  63:75-127  January 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=41129298&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Steinberg, Alan.  Space Policy Responsiveness: The Relationship Between Public Opinion and NASA Funding.  Space Policy  27:240-246  November 2011.

Su, Jinyuan.  The "Peaceful Purposes" Principle in Outer Space and the Russia-China PPWT Proposal.  Space Policy  26:81-90  May 2010.
"Study from an international law perspective of the principle of the peaceful use of outer space, in the context of the possible weaponization of space and an arms race in space." --Introduction.

Su, Jinyuan.  Towards an Effective and Adequately Verifiable PPWT.  Space Policy  26:152-162  August 2010.
Regardless of verifiability, a treaty on preventing space weapons is urgently needed for the benefit of international peace and security.

Tronchetti, Fabio.  Preventing the Weaponization of Outer Space: Is a Chinese-Russian-European Common Approach Possible?  Space Policy  27:81-88  May 2011.

von der Dunk, Frans G.  A European "Equivalent" to United States Export Controls: European Law on the Control of International Trade in Dual-Use Space Technologies.  Astropolitics  7:101-134  May 2009.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777620903094826

von der Dunk, Frans G.  Space Tourism, Private Spaceflight and the Law: Key Aspects.  Space Policy  27:146-152  August 2011.

Weeden, Brian.  Overview of the Legal and Policy Challenges of Orbital Debris Removal.  Space Policy  27:38-43  February 2011.

Weston, Scott A.  Examining Space Warfare: Scenarios, Risks and US Policy Implications.  Air & Space Power Journal  23:73-82  Spring 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=37180120&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Whitman Cobb, Wendy N.  Who's Supporting Space Activities?  An 'Issue Public' for US Space Policy.  Space Policy  27:234-239  November 2011.

Wirbel, Loring and Webb, Dave.  Toward a Common Space Policy in a Multilateral World.  Peace Review  22:40-49  January-March 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=49152023&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Zubrin, Robert.  Wrecking NASA.  Commentary  129:37-41  June 2010.
Discusses President Obama's cancellation of former president Bush's plans to expand space flight, establish space bases on the moon, and go to the planet Mars.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=51018415&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Authority Material

AFDD 3-14.  Space Operations.  November 27, 2006.  56 p.
Shelved by AF Series in Authority Collection.
Also available online at: http://www.e-publishing.af.mil/shared/media/epubs/AFDD3-14.pdf

AFDD 3-14.1.  Counterspace Operations.  August 2, 2004.  56 p.
Incorporates Change 1, 28 July 2011.
Also available online at: http://www.e-publishing.af.mil/shared/media/epubs/AFDD3-14.1.pdf

JP 3-14.  Space Operations.  January 6, 2009.  1 vol.
Also available online at: http://www.dtic.mil/doctrine/new_pubs/jp3_14.pdf
Doc. call no.: M-U 40592 no.3-14 2009


Space Operations

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General Information

Internet Resources

Bennett, James C.  Proposing a 'Coast Guard' for Space.  The New Atlantis: A Journal of Technology & Society  30:50-68  Winter 2011.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=63582455&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Encyclopedia Astronautica. 
Available online at: http://www.astronautix.com
Over 25K pages of infomation and 10K images.  Subsections include spacecraft, biographies, programs by countries, rocket and missile familiies, with convenient index.

Shelton, William L.  Space: Contested, Congested and Competitive.  Hampton Roads International Security Quarterly  No. 3:23-32  July 1, 2011.
Available online at: http://search.proquest.com/docview/874568971?accountid=4332
General William L. Shelton is Commander, Air Force Space Command (AFSPC).  See also other articles in this special issue -- 'Contested, Congested and Competitve: US Space Security Posture and Military Space Forces'.

Zubrin, Robert.  Opening Space With a 'Transorbital Railroad.'  The New Atlantis: A Journal of Technology & Society  29:91-95  Fall 2010.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=63582454&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv
The article examines the idea of opening a transorbital railroad to use for cargoes and human transportation.

Books

50 Years of Rockets & Spacecraft: NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, edited by Ed Buckbee.  Morley, MO, Acclaim Press, 2009.  224 p.
Book call no.: 629.40973 F469

Aerospace Industry Report 2011: Facts, Figures & Outlook for the Aviation and Aerospace Manufacturing Industry.  Arlington, VA, Aerospace Industries Association of America, 2011.  293 p.
Formed by the union of Aerospace facts and figures and Aerospace economic report and outlook.
Book call no.: R 629.13058 Av5 2011

Allen, Michael.  Live From the Moon: Film, Television and the Space Race.  New York, I.B. Tauris & Co., Ltd., 2009.  214 p.
Book call no.: 629.40973 A427L

AU-18 Space Primer.  2nd ed.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 2009.  334 p.
Also available online at: http://space.au.af.mil/au-18-2009/au-18-2009.pdf
Book call no.: 358.8 S7322

Dickson, Paul.  A Dictionary of the Space Age.  Baltimore, MD, Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009.  260 p.
Book call no.: 629.403 D554d

Evans, Ben.  Escaping the Bonds of Earth: The Fifties and the Sixties.  New York, Springer, 2009.  493 p.
Analyzes Soviet direction changes from lunar exploration to long-term space stations, the progress of the human space program in the 1960s, and plans for space exploration in the next decade.
Book call no.: 629.40973 E92e

The Farthest Shore: A 21st Century Guide to Space, executive editors, Joseph N. Pelton and Angelia P. Bukley.  Lancaster, PA, Apogee Books, 2010.  416 p.
"All aspects of space technology are included in the guide, from how space can be used to deal with global warming to the latest in space tourism." -- Publisher's summary.
Book call no.: 500.5 F247

Gunston, Bill.  The Cambridge Aerospace Dictionary.  2nd ed.  Cambridge, New York, Cambridge University Press, 2009.  808 p.
Book call no.: 629.103 G976c 2009

Handbook of Space Technology [Handbuch der Raumfahrttechnik], edited by Wilfried Ley and others.  Chichester, UK, Wiley, 2009.  882 p.
"This comprehensive handbook describes the processes and methodologies behind the development, construction, operation, and utilization of space systems." -- Summary.
Book call no.: R 629.4 H236

Hays, Peter L.  Space and Security: A Reference Handbook.  Santa Barbara, CA, ABC-CLI, 2011.  287 p.
Reviews the history of US national security efforts in space and explains the issues that are currently shaping international space policy.
Also available online as an EBSCOHost eBook at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=362939
Book call no.: 629.40973 H425s

Jane's Space Systems and Industry, edited by Peter R. Bond.  27th ed.  Alexandria, VA, Jane’s Information Group, 2011/2012.  840 p.
Space Launch Vehicles, pp 191-270.
Book call no.: R 629.405 J331 27th ed. 2011/2012

Macauley, Molly K. and Alexander, Joseph K.  United States Civil Space Policy: Summary of a Workshop.  Washington, National Academy Press, 2008.  30 p.
Also available online at: http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12202
Book call no.: 629.40973 U588

National Research Council of the National Academies.  Controlling Cost Growth of NASA Earth and Space Science Missions.  Washington, National Academies Press, 2010.  64 p.
Also available online at: http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12946
Book call no.: 629.40973 N277c

National Security Space Strategy: Unclassified Summary.  Washington, Department of Defense, Office of the Director of National Intelligence, 2011.  14 p.
Also available online at: http://www.defense.gov/home/features/2011/0111_nsss/docs/NationalSecuritySpaceStrategyUnclassifiedSummary_Jan2011.pdf
Book call no.: 358.80973 N2771

National Space Policy of the United States of America.  Washington, Executive Office of the President, 2010.  14 p.
Also available online at: http://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/national_space_policy_6-28-10.pdf
Book call no.: 333.940973 N2771

Pfaltzgraff, Robert L., Jr.  Space and U.S. Security: A Net Assessment.  Cambridge, MA, Institute for Foreign Policy Analysis, 2009.  83 p.
Discusses the future role of the US in space, and includes both space technologies for military uses and for commercial purposes.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA494460
Book call no.: 333.940973 P523s

Space Foundation.  The Space Report 2011: The Authoritative Guide to Global Space Activity.  Colorado Springs, CO, Space Foundation, 2011.  160 p.
Book call no.: 338.476294 S7323 2011

Space Safety Regulations and Standards, edited by Joseph N. Pelton and Ram S. Jakhu.  Boston, Butterworth-Heinemann, 2010.  495 p.
Book call no.: 363.124 S732

Toward a Theory of Spacepower: Selected Essays, edited by Charles D. Lutes and others.  Washington, National Defense University Press, 2011.  348 p.
Also available online at: http://www.ndu.edu/press/spacepower.html
Book call no.: 358.8 T737

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Armed Services.  Strategic Forces Subcommittee.  Space Posture Review and the Fiscal Year 2011 National Defense Authorization Budget Request for National Security Space Activities.  Hearing.  111th Congress, 2nd Session, April 21, 2010.  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2010.  82 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo2330
Book call no.: 358.80973 U583sd

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Armed Services.  Strategic Forces Subcommittee.  Strategic Forces Subcommittee Hearing on Budget Request for National Security Space and Missile Defense Programs.  Hearing.  111th Congress, 2nd session, May 21, 2009.  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2010.  128 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS125072
Book call no.: 355.622973 U582d 2010h

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on the Judiciary.  To Enact Certain Laws Relating to National and Commercial Space Programs as Title 51, United States Code, "National and Commercial Space Program".  Report (to accompany H.R. 3237) (Including Cost Estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2009.  75 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS117014
Book call no.: 341.47 U581t

Documents

Chaplain, Cristina T.  Space Acquisitions: DoD Faces Substantial Challenges in Developing New Space Systems.  Washington, U.S. Govt. Accountability Office, 2009.  18 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS114524
Doc. call no.: M-U 41026-173 no.09-705T

Chaplain, Cristina T.  Space Acquisitions: DoD Poised to Enhance Space Capabilities, but Persistent Challenges Remain in Developing Space Systems.  Washington, U.S. Govt. Accountability Office, 2010.  18 p.
Also available online at: http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d10447t.pdf
Doc. call no.: M-U 41026-173 no.10-447T

Documents (Student Research)

Gardner, Elvert L.  "Sowing Seeds in Barren Soil": Why Space Power Theory Just Won't Grow.  Maxwell AFB, AL, School of Advanced Air and Space Studies, 2008.  76 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=25200
Doc. call no.: M-U 43998-1 G226s

Kabat, Brian W.  The Sun as a Non-State Actor: The Implications on Military Operations and Theater Security of a Catastrophic Space Weather Event.  Newport, RI, Naval War College, 2010.  25 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA525043
Doc. call no.: M-U 41662 K11s

Smith, Wayne J.  Sustaining Our Space Enterprise: Strategy and People.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2009.  26 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA499165
Doc. call no.: M-U 39080-537 S663s

Periodicals

Ackerman, Robert K.  Space Now a Contested Venue: Military Operations Using That Arena No Longer Are Ensured--If Ever They Were.  Signal  63:67-70  June 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.proquest.com/docview/216177440?accountid=4332

Boland, Rita.  Research in the Final Frontier (Military R&D Projects in Space).  Signal  64:52-56  February 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.proquest.com/docview/216180538?accountid=4332

Breidenbach, James C.  What Exactly Is Space Logistics?  Defense AT&L  40:26-30  January-February 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=58026261&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Brown, Trevor.  An Emerging Concept for the Medium of Space.  Comparative Strategy  30:373-380  September-October 2011.
"Suggests development of Space Solar Power (SSP), allowing US to rejoin the space race with immense resources." -- Abstract from author.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=bth&AN=65869295&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Campbell, Kevin T.  Space & Missile Defense: Supporting the Warfighter.  Army  59:159-162+  October 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.proquest.com/docview/237080724?accountid=4332

Collins, Elizabeth M.  Army Astronauts Take Flight.  Soldiers  66:4-9  February 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=59601343&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Dudney, Robert S.  Five Roads to Space Dominance.  Air Force Magazine  94:24-29  July 2011.
Includes explanation of the DoD's Operationally Responsive Space (ORS) efforts.
Also available online at: http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2011/July%202011/0711space.aspx

Dudney, Robert S.  Getting a Grip on Space.  Air Force Magazine  94:50-53  August 2011.
Interview with General William L. Shelton, US Air Force Space Command.
Also available online at: http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2011/August%202011/0811space.aspx

Gagnon, Bruce K.  U.S. Space Technology for Controlling China and Russia.  Peace Review  22:17-24  January-March 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=49152026&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Giannopapa, Christina.  Improving Africa's Benefit From Space Applications: The European-African Partnership.  Space Policy  27:99-106  May 2011.

Gonzales, Ben.  Above the Clouds.  Airman  52:28-33  May-June 2009.
"Report on the role of the 45th Space Wing and its components on space missions." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=43047459&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Hasenauer, Heike.  Defending America -- From Space.  Soldiers  64:24-26  April 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=37359899&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Huntley, Wade L. and others.  Planning the Unplannable: Scenarios on the Future of Space.  Space Policy  26:25-38  February 2010.

Hymel, Kevin M.  First Soldiers in Space.  Soldiers  64:24-26  December 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=47639841&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Launius, Roger D.  United States Space Cooperation and Competition: Historical Reflections.  Astropolitics  7:89-100  May 2009.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777620903073853

Lawlor, Maryann.  Space Agency Spreads Its Wings.  Signal  65:48-52  March 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.proquest.com/docview/858093995?accountid=4332

Lawlor, Maryann.  Space Monitoring Undergoes Extreme Makeover.  Signal  65:37-40  October 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.proquest.com/docview/760018406?accountid=4332

McGovern, Matthew.  Air Force Space Command.  Airman  52:24-27  May-June 2009.
Interview with General C. Robert Kehler.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=43047458&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Pace, Scott.  Challenges to US Space Sustainability.  Space Policy  25:156-159  August 2009.

Petroni, Giorgio and others.  Space Technology Transfer Policies: Learning From Scientific Satellite Case Studies.  Space Policy  26:39-52  February 2010.
The paper reports research into the transfer of technology typically used in the construction of scientific satellites.

Remuss, Nina-Louisa.  Creating a European Internal Security Strategy Involving Space Applications.  Space Policy  26:9-14  February 2010.
Discusses recent consideration of space applications for the provision of internal security (for non-military threats like terrorism, organised crime or illegal immigration) by Europe and US.

Sirak, Michael C.  Game Changers.  Air Force Magazine  92:30-32+  September 2009.
The article presents various technological advances in the field of aerospace from the Air Force and some government agencies.
Also available online at: http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2009/September%202009/0909game.aspx

Space and Cyber: Complementary?  High Frontier  6:entire issue  August 2010.
Includes several articles by various authors on the subject.
Also available online at: http://www.afspc.af.mil/shared/media/document/AFD-101019-079.pdf

The Space Commission: 10 Years Later.  High Frontier  7:entire issue  August 2011.
Includes several articles by various authors on the subject.
Also available online at: http://www.afspc.af.mil/shared/media/document/AFD-110825-027.pdf

Spittle, Eric K. and others.  Commercial Acquisition Demystified.  Defense AT&L  40:10-15  January-February 2011.
Discusses commercial satellite acquisition and manufacturing practices in the U.S.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=58026258&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Tomme, Edward B.  Emphasizing Effect Over Domain: Merging Three Organizations to Enhance the Efficacy of Our Nation's Intelligence Production.  Air & Space Power Journal  23:83-92  Spring 2009.
Proposes AF reorganization -- AF Space Command combined with a new AF Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Agency.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=37180121&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Ward, Dan.  Faster, Better, Cheaper Revisited.  Defense AT&L  39:48-52  March-April 2010.
The article examines the success of the "Faster, Better, Cheaper" (FBC) missions of NASA, improving cost, schedule and performance.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=48807392&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Whitman Cobb, Wendy N.  Who's Supporting Space Activities?  An 'Issue Public' for US Space Policy.  Space Policy  27:234-239  November 2011.

Workgroup of the Strategy and International Affairs Committee of the French Aeronautics and Astronautics Association (3AF).  Europe's Major Challenge for the 21st Century: Access to Space.  Space Policy  25:99-108  May 2009.

Near Space

Internet Resource

Young, Marcus and others.  An Overview of Advanced Concepts for Near-Space Systems.  Edwards AFB, CA, Air Force Research Lab, 2009.  19 p.
Available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA506227
"The primary focus of the paper is a review of potential advanced propulsion systems for long-duration near-space platforms." -- Abstract

Book

Lele, Ajey.  Strategic Technologies for the Military: Breaking New Frontiers.  Thousand Oaks, CA, Sage Publications, Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, 2009.  209 p.
Chapter 1, Near Space Technology: Relevance in the Evolving Security Environment, pp 19-43.
Book call no.: 355.07 L539s

Documents (Student Research)

Dersch, David M.  Delineating Outer Space: The Impact on Near-Space Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2010.  13 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=50972
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 D438d

Gulden, Ryan J.  Near-Space Airships: The Solution to Persistent ISR.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, 2010.  11 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=31071
Doc. call no.: M-U 43122 G9712n

Operationally Responsive Space

Internet Resources

Nagy, Jeff and Hernandez, Veronica.  Racing Toward Becoming Operationally Responsive in Space.  Mesa, AZ, Air Force Research Lab, 2009.  8 p.
Available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA531730
"This paper will discuss how AFRL/RHA is supporting the ORS effort and describe the hardware and software being developed with a particular focus on the Satellite Design Tool (SDT)." -- Abstract.

Reinventing Space. 
Available online at: http://www.responsivespace.com
Scroll down to see past papers presented at the annual Responsive Space (now Reinventing Space) Conferences (2003 to the present), organized by subject.

Internet Resource (Student Research)

Putman, Christopher.  Countering the Chinese Threat to Low Earth Orbit Satellites: Building a Defensive Space Strategy.  Quantico, VA, Marine Corps Command and Staff College, 2009.  37 p.
Available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA510842

Documents (Student Research)

Grigsby, David A.  Satellite Capabilities Mapping: Utilizing Small Satellites.  Wright-Patterson AFB, OH, Air Force Institute of Technology, 2010.  82 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=31304
Doc. call no.: M-U 39567-5 G8571s

Steele, Thomas M.  Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicles (EELV) for Operationally Responsive Space.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, 2009.  29 p.
"The purpose of this paper is to evaluate if the existing family of Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicles are capable of satisfying ORS responsiveness requirements." -- P.2.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=43222
Doc. call no.: M-U 43117 S8142e

Thomas, Grant M.  Prototype Development and Dynamic Characterization of Deployable Cubesat Booms.  Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH, Air Force Institute of Technology, 2010.  158 p.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA517408
Doc. call no.: M-U 39567-5 T456p

Periodicals

Co, Thomas C. and Black, Jonathan T.  A Taskable Space Vehicle.  Air & Space Power Journal  25:74-80  Summer 2011.
The Operationally Responsive Space (ORS) program aims to reduce the costs to prepare and launch a space vehicle within weeks at a fraction of the current outlay.
Also available online at: http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/apjinternational/apj-c/2011/2011-3/2011_3_11_co-E.pdf

Dudney, Robert S.  Five Roads to Space Dominance.  Air Force Magazine  94:24-29  July 2011.
Includes explanation of the DoD's Operationally Responsive Space (ORS) efforts.
Also available online at: http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2011/July%202011/0711space.aspx

Foust, Jeff.  Space Launch Capabilities and National Strategy Considerations.  Astropolitics  8:175-193  May 2010.
Should cost be the primary criterion for any national space launch strategy?
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777622.2010.522940

Grier, Peter.  Making Space Responsive.  Air Force Magazine  93:58-61  December 2010.
DoD's Operationally Responsive Space (ORS) office at Kirtland Air Force Base addresses the need for a more flexible and faster U.S. approach to space assets.
Also available online at: http://www.airforce-magazine.com/MagazineArchive/Pages/2010/December%202010/1210space.aspx

Magnuson, Stew.  In Orbit.  National Defense  95:36-39  July 2010.
"DoD's consideration of the Operationally Responsive Space (ORS) concept that involves the creation of simpler and faster-to-orbit satellites." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=52109630&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Operationally Responsive Space.  High Frontier  6:entire issue  May 2010.
Includes several articles by various authors on the subject.
Also available online at: http://www.afspc.af.mil/shared/media/document/AFD-101019-072.pdf

Skinner, Tony.  Briefing: NCW (Network Centric Warfare).  Jane's Defence Weekly
Part 1: Airborne Communications.  46:26-28 March 25, 2009.
Part 2: Operationally Responsive Space.  46:25-26 October 28, 2009.


Space Warfare and Weapons


Internet Resources

Baseley-Walker, Ben and Weeden, Brian.  Verification in Space: Theories, Realities and Possibilities.  Disarmament Forum  No. 3:39-50  Fall 2010.
Available online at: http://www.unidir.org/pdf/articles/pdf-art3001.pdf
"Examines the technical feasibility of verifying space activities and discusses the political and diplomatic challenges to the implementation of a space verification regime." -- P. 1.

A Code of Conduct for Responsible Space-Faring Nations, edited by Michael Krepon.  Washington, Stimson Center, December 2010.  81 p.
Available online at: http://www.stimson.org/books-reports/a-code-of-conduct-for-responsible-space-faring-nations/

Grego, Laura and Wright, David.  Securing the Skies: Ten Steps the United States Should Take to Improve the Security and Sustainability of Space.  Cambridge, MA, Union of Concerned Scientists, Citizens and Scientists for Environmental Solutions, November 2010.  42 p.
Available online at: http://www.ucsusa.org/securingtheskies

Jaramillo, Cesar.  In Defence of the PPWT Treaty: Toward a Space Weapons Ban.  Ploughshares Monitor  30:11-14  Winter 2009.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=tsh&AN=48757366&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Millington, W. J.  What Prospects for Enhanced Space Security in the Obama Presidency?  London, Royal College of Defence Studies, 2009.  39 p.
Available online at: http://www.mod.uk/NR/rdonlyres/6EC82296-7D18-4887-B568-7982F719C63F/0/SHP2009MILLINGTONFINAL.pdf
"Examines US space policy, US strategy post President Bush, and President Barack Obama’s space agenda, offering options for security enhancement." -- Executive summary.

Space Security 2011: Building on the Past, Stepping Towards the Future.  Geneva, Switzerland, UNIDIR, United Nations, 2011.  85 p.
Available online at: http://www.unidir.org/pdf/ouvrages/pdf-1-92-9045-011-I-en.pdf
The tenth annual UNIDIR conference held April 2011, on the issue of space security, the peaceful uses of outer space and the prevention of an arms race in outer space.

Space Security Index 2011. 
Available online at: http://www.spacesecurity.org/publications.htm
The Space Security Index is the first and only annual, comprehensive, and integrated assessment of space security.  Based on eight indicators of space security, it provides background information and in-depth analysis on key trends and developments in the space field.

Spacedebate.org. 
Available online at: http://www.spacedebate.org
"Attempts to expand the debate on the weaponization of space through a collaborative wiki-like tool for structured debate." -- Website.

Internet Resources (Student Research)

Payne, Gregory.  The Impact of Space to the 21st Century American Military.  Carlisle Barracks, PA, U.S. Army War College, 2010.  26 p.
Available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA518340
With a growing reliance on space as a medium to conduct operations, strategic leaders must look at the impact on the force and its ability to conduct operations if space is not available in the future.

Putman, Christopher.  Countering the Chinese Threat to Low Earth Orbit Satellites: Building a Defensive Space Strategy.  Quantico, VA, Marine Corps Command and Staff College, 2009.  37 p.
Available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA510842

Books

Hays, Peter L.  Space and Security: A Reference Handbook.  Santa Barbara, CA, ABC-CLI, 2011.  287 p.
Reviews the history of US national security efforts in space and explains the issues that are currently shaping international space policy.
Also available online as an EBSCOHost eBook at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=362939
Book call no.: 629.40973 H425s

Johnson-Freese, Joan.  Heavenly Ambitions: America's Quest to Dominate Space.  Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009.  178 p.
Space Weapons: Fact and Fiction, pp 66-94.
Diplomacy and Arms Control: Limits and Opportunities, pp 119-132.
Book call no.: 629.410973 J66h

Lele, Ajey.  Strategic Technologies for the Military: Breaking New Frontiers.  Thousand Oaks, CA, Sage Publications, Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, 2009.  209 p.
Chapter 1, Near Space Technology: Relevance in the Evolving Security Environment, pp 19-43.
Chapter 2, Speed of Light Weaponry: Directed Energy Weapons, pp 71-107.
Book call no.: 355.07 L539s

Mastalir, Anthony J.  The US Response to China's ASAT: An International Security Space Alliance for the Future.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 2009.  120 p.
Also available online at: http://aupress.au.af.mil/digital/pdf/paper/dp_0008_mastilir_us_response_china_asat.pdf
Book call no.: 333.94 M423u

Moltz, James Clay.  The Politics of Space Security: Strategic Restraint and the Pursuit of National Interests.  2nd ed.  Stanford, CA, Stanford University Press, 2011.  383 p.
Book call no.: 358.8 M729p 2011

Morgan, Forrest E.  Deterrence and First-Strike Stability in Space: A Preliminary Assessment.  Santa Monica, CA, RAND Corporation, 2010.  59 p.
Also available online at: http://www.rand.org/pubs/monographs/MG916/
Book call no.: 358.8 M847d

Outer Space: Weapons, Diplomacy and Security, edited by Alexei Arbatov and Vladimir Dvorkin.  Washington, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 2010.  117 p.
Book call no.: 358.882 O94

Pfaltzgraff, Robert L., Jr.  Space and U.S. Security: A Net Assessment.  Cambridge, MA, Institute for Foreign Policy Analysis, 2009.  83 p.
Discusses the future role of the US in space, and includes both space technologies for military uses and commercial purposes.
Also available online at: http://handle.dtic.mil/100.2/ADA494460
Book call no.: 333.940973 P523s

Robertson, Ann E.  Militarization of Space.  New York, Facts on File, 2011.  394 p.
Examination of the history and current issues in space exploration and militarization. Includes primary source documents, statistics and extensive annotated bibliography.
Book call no.: 358.8 R649m

Securing Outer Space, edited by Natalie Bormann and Michael J. Sheehan.  New York, Routledge, 2009.  260 p.
Analyzes a number of controversial policies and strategies relating to Space activities, and reveals the relationship between activities in Outer Space and terrestrial international relations.
Book call no.: 355.033019 S446

Space and Defense Policy, edited by Damon Coletta and Frances T. Pilch.  New York, Routledge, 2009.  350 p.
Chapter 7, Space and the Military, by Peter L. Hays, pp 150-201.
Book call no.: 358.8 S7323

Spitzmiller, Ted.  Astronautics - Dawn of the Space Age: A Historical Perspective of Mankind's Efforts to Conquer the Cosmos.  Burlington, Canada, Apogee Books, 2006.  232 p.
Details the discoveries and engineering innovations that have occurred from World War II to the early 1970s.
Book call no.: 629.409 S761a v.1

Toward a Theory of Spacepower: Selected Essays, edited by Charles D. Lutes and others.  Washington, National Defense University Press, 2011.  348 p.
Chapter 5, Increasing the Military Uses of Space, by Everett C. Dolman and Henry F. Cooper, Jr., pp 97-117.
Also available online at: http://www.ndu.edu/press/spacepower.html
Book call no.: 358.8 T737

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Armed Services.  Strategic Forces Subcommittee.  Hearing on National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 and Oversight of Previously Authorized Programs Before the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, First Session: Subcommittee on Strategic Forces Hearing on Budget Request for National Security Space Activities, Hearing Held March 15, 2011.  Hearing.  112th Congress, 1st session, March 15, 2011.  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2011.  112 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo11267
Book call no.: 355.622973 U582d 2012d

United States.  Congress.  House.  Committee on Armed Services.  Strategic Forces Subcommittee.  Space Systems Acquisition and the Industrial Base.  Hearing.  111th Congress, 1st Session, April 30, 2009.  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2010.  73 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS123580
Book call no.: 358.80973 U583sb

United States.  Congress.  Senate.  Committee on Armed Services.  The Report of the Congressional Commission on the Strategic Posture of the United States.  Hearing.  111th Congress, 1st session, May 7, 2009.  Washington, U.S. G.P.O., 2010.  205 p.
Also available online at: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS119788
Book call no.: 355.8251190973 U581r

Van Ness, Peter.  The Time Has Come for a Treaty to Ban Weapons in Space.  Canberra, Australia, Australian National University, 2010.  8 p.
"Australia, enjoying close relations with both the US and China, could play an important role in encouraging the major powers to reach an agreement on the weaponization of space." -- Abstract.
Also available in Asian Perspective 34, no. 3:215-225 2010.
Also available online at: http://ips.cap.anu.edu.au/ir/pubs/work_papers/10-1.pdf
Book call no.: 358.8 V266t

Wong, Wilson S. and Fergusson, James.  Military Space Power: A Guide to the Issues.  Santa Barbarba, CA, Praeger, 2010.  158 p.
"Describes the general science and technology of outer space exploration and utilization, and discusses the development of space systems to enhance the application of territorial military force." -- Summary.
Chapter 4, Military Space and Force Application II: Active Force Application, pp 90-114.
Book call no.: 358.8 W872m

Documents (Student Research)

Cynamon, Charles H.  Defending America's Interests in Space.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, 2009.  45 p.
"This paper will consider the ends, ways, and means to defend America's interests in space with the following premise: The United States should implement a mix of active, passive, and deterrent measures to protect its vital national interests in space.  It is within this context that the debate over weaponizing space should be assessed." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=25624
Doc. call no.: M-U 43117 C996d

Frederick, Lorinda A.  Deterrence and Space-Based Missile Defense.  Maxwell AFB, AL, School of Advanced Air and Space Studies, 2008.  53 p.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=25478
Doc. call no.: M-U 43998-1 F8521d

Periodicals

Abas, M.  Space Warfare: From Fiction to Reality.  Asian Defence Journal,  pp 14-16, September 2009.

Ackerman, Robert K.  Space Now a Contested Venue: Military Operations Using That Arena No Longer Are Ensured--If Ever They Were.  Signal  63:67-70  June 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.proquest.com/docview/216177440?accountid=4332

Blake, Duncan and Imburgia, Joseph S.  'Bloodless Weapons'?  The Need to Conduct Legal Reviews of Certain Capabilities and the Implications of Defining Them as 'Weapons'.  Air Force Law Review  66:157-203  June 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=56522950&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Brown, Trevor.  Soft Power and Space Weaponization.  Air & Space Power Journal  23:66-72  Spring 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=37180119&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Doyle, Gerry.  Space As a Medium for Warfighting.  Royal Air Force Air Power Review  12:76-95  Summer 2009.
Also available online at: http://www.raf.mod.uk/downloads/airpowerreview.cfm

Hansel, Mischa.  The USA and Arms Control in Space: An IR Analysis.  Space Policy  26:91-98  May 2010.
Assesses the advantages and disadvantages of different arms control proposals by looking at them from the perspectives of interdependence theory, neoliberal institutionalism and neo-realism, respectively.

Lambeth, Benjamin S.  Airpower, Spacepower and Cyberpower.  Joint Force Quarterly  No. 60:46-53  2011.
This article is excerpted from the chapter in the book, Toward a Theory of Space Power: Selected Essays.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=58476644&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Liemer, Ross and Chyba, Christopher F.  A Verifiable Limited Test Ban for Anti-Satellite Weapons.  The Washington Quarterly  33:149-163  July 2010.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=51744102&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Martoflyak, A. P. and Mikhailyuk, A. V.  Armed Confrontation in the Air and Outer Space.  Military Thought  20, no. 2:129-133  2011.

Meijer, Hugo L. E.  Reflections on Politics, Strategy and Norms in Outer Space.  Defense & Security Analysis  25:89-98  March 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=39359621&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Moeller, David.  Air Component Campaign Planning.  Air & Space Power Journal  24:69-80  Winter 2010.
"The article focuses on the air component campaign plan of the U.S. Air Force to increase its capabilities for effective integration in space, air, and cyberspace." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=60797008&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Peoples, Columba.  The Growing "Securitization" of Outer Space.  Space Policy  26:205-208  November 2010.

Peoples, Columba.  The Securitization of Outer Space: Challenges for Arms Control.  Contemporary Security Policy  32:76-98  April 2011.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=tsh&AN=60774145&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Sachdeva, Gurbachan Singh.  Space Mines: Dialectics of a Legality.  Astropolitics  7:135-149  May 2009.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777620903073887

Sheehan, Michael.  Counterspace Operations and the Evolution of US Military Space Doctrine.  Royal Air Force Air Power Review  12:96-113  Summer 2009.
Also available online at: http://www.raf.mod.uk/downloads/airpowerreview.cfm

Skinner, Tony.  Briefing: NCW (Network Centric Warfare).  Jane's Defence Weekly
Part 1: Airborne Communications.  46:26-28 March 25, 2009.
Part 2: Operationally Responsive Space.  46:25-26 October 28, 2009.

Smith, M. V.  Spacepower and Warfare.  Joint Force Quarterly  No. 60:42-45  2011.
Excerpted from the chapter in the book, Toward a Theory of Space Power: Selected Essays.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=58476643&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Su, Jinyuan.  The "Peaceful Purposes" Principle in Outer Space and the Russia-China PPWT Proposal.  Space Policy  26:81-90  May 2010.
"Study from an international law perspective of the principle of the peaceful use of outer space, in the context of the possible weaponization of space and an arms race in space." --Introduction.

Su, Jinyuan.  Towards an Effective and Adequately Verifiable PPWT.  Space Policy  26:152-162  August 2010.
Regardless of verifiability, a treaty on preventing space weapons is urgently needed for the benefit of international peace and security.

Tronchetti, Fabio.  Preventing the Weaponization of Outer Space: Is a Chinese-Russian-European Common Approach Possible?  Space Policy  27:81-88  May 2011.

Weston, Scott A.  Examining Space Warfare: Scenarios, Risks and US Policy Implications.  Air & Space Power Journal  23:73-82  Spring 2009.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=37180120&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

Zhang, Baohui.  The Security Dilemma in the U.S.-China Military Space Relationship.  Asian Survey  51:311-332  March-April 2011.
Also available online at: http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/AS.2011.51.2.311


Spacelift and Launching


Internet Resources

Baseley-Walker, Ben and Weeden, Brian.  Verification in Space: Theories, Realities and Possibilities.  Disarmament Forum  No. 3:39-50  Fall 2010.
Available online at: http://www.unidir.org/pdf/articles/pdf-art3001.pdf
"Examines the technical feasibility of verifying space activities and discusses the political and diplomatic challenges to the implementation of a space verification regime." -- P. 1.

Ben-Ari, Guy and others.  National Security & the Commercial Space Sector: An Analysis & Evaluation of Options for Improving Commercial Access to Space.  Washington, Center for Strategic and International Studies, July 2010.  80 p.
Available online at: http://csis.org/publication/national-security-and-commercial-space-sector

Commercial Space Transportation: 2010 Year in Review.  Washington, U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, January 2011.  25 p.
Available online at: http://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/ast/media/2010%20Year%20in%20Review.pdf
Summarizes launch activities for calendar year, and provides a historical look at the past five years of commercial launch activity.  All worldwide orbital launches in 2010, including commercial, civil, and military missions, are listed.

Office of Commercial Space Transportation. 
Available online at: http://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/ast/
FAQs, reports and publications, legislation, news and policies.

Spaceflight Now: Worldwide Launch Schedule. 
Available online at: http://spaceflightnow.com/tracking/index.html
A regularly updated listing of planned missions from spaceports around the globe.

Sylvan, Richard and others.  The Emerging Inner Solar System Economy.  World Future Review  1:23-38  April-May 2009.
Available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=41577389&site=ehost-live&custid=airuniv

The U.S. Commercial Suborbital Industry: A Space Renaissance in the Making.  Washington, U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, October 2011.  39 p.
Available online at: http://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/ast/media/111460.pdf
"An overview of the current emerging U.S. commercial reusable suborbital spaceflight industry and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) licensed commercial spaceports launching suborbital spacecraft." -- Introduction.

Books

AU-18 Space Primer.  2nd ed.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air University Press, 2009.  334 p.
Also available online at: http://space.au.af.mil/au-18-2009/au-18-2009.pdf
Book call no.: 358.8 S7322

Jane's Space Systems and Industry, edited by Peter R. Bond.  27th ed.  Alexandria, VA, Jane’s Information Group, 2011/2012.  840 p.
Space Launch Vehicles, pp 191-270.
Book call no.: R 629.405 J331 27th ed. 2011/2012

National Regulation of Space Activities, edited by Ram S. Jakhu.  New York, Springer, 2010.  499 p.
Chatper 17, Regulation of Private Launch Services in the United States, by Petra A. Vorwig, pp 405-419.
Book call no.: 341.47 N277

Document (Student Research)

Steele, Thomas M.  Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicles (EELV) for Operationally Responsive Space.  Maxwell AFB, AL, Air War College, 2009.  29 p.
"The purpose of this paper is to evaluate if the existing family of Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicles are capable of satisfying ORS responsiveness requirements." -- P.2.
Also available online at: http://dtlweb.au.af.mil/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=43222
Doc. call no.: M-U 43117 S8142e

Periodicals

Butterworth-Hayes, Philip.  Critical Times for India's Space Program.  Aerospace America  48:34-39  October 2010.

Caceres, Marco.  U.S. Space Launch: Growth and Stagnation.  Aerospace America  48:16-19  June 2010.

Co, Thomas C. and Black, Jonathan T.  A Taskable Space Vehicle.  Air & Space Power Journal  25:74-80  Summer 2011.
The Operationally Responsive Space (ORS) program aims to reduce the costs to prepare and launch a space vehicle within weeks at a fraction of the current outlay.
Also available online at: http://www.airpower.au.af.mil/apjinternational/apj-c/2011/2011-3/2011_3_11_co-E.pdf

Foust, Jeff.  Space Launch Capabilities and National Strategy Considerations.  Astropolitics  8:175-193  May 2010.
Should cost be the primary criterion for any national space launch strategy?
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777622.2010.522940

Hansen, Nick.  Launch Sight: Iranian Rocket Capabilities Advance.  Jane's Intelligence Review  22:50-53  April 2010.

Hartsfield, Carl and others.  Aerospike Rockets for Increased Space Launch Capability.  Air & Space Power Journal  25:65-73  Summer 2011.
The article focuses on the research of the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT) to develop rocket propulsion technologies to improve space launch performance.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=mth&AN=65069739&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Hiriart, Thomas and Saleh, Joseph H.  Observations on the Evolution of Satellite Launch Volume and Cyclicality in the Space Industry.  Space Policy  26:53-60  February 2010.

Jurist, John M.  Commercial Suborbital Sounding Rocket Market: A Role for Reusable Launch Vehicles.  Astropolitics  7:32-49  January 2009.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777620902782660

Robinson, John W.  Controlling Launch Vehicle Life-Cycle Costs.  Aerospace America  48:40-43  October 2010.

Ross, Martin and others.  Limits on the Space Launch Market Related to Stratospheric Ozone Depletion.  Astropolitics  7:50-82  January 2009.
"Large uncertainties in our understanding of ozone loss caused by rocket engines leave open the possibility that launch systems might be limited to mitigate climate change." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14777620902768867

Sauser, Brittany.  Rocket Road.  Technology Review  114:31-39  May-June 2011.
"A photo essay which documents sending of a spacecraft into low Earth orbit by Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX) is presented." -- Abstract.
Also available online at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=61481048&site=ehost-live&scope=site&custid=airuniv

Werner, Debra.  Price Pressure: U.S. Air Force, NRO Push Industry for Lower Satellite Launching Costs.  C4ISR Journal  10:24-26  July 2011.

Williamson, Mark.  Arianespace: Thirty Years and Growing.  Aerospace America  48:18-22  September 2010.
30th anniversary of Arianespace, the French space travel supplier.

Wilson, J. R.  Launch Vehicles.  Aerospace America  49:32-45  September 2011.


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