Volume 17 - 1989 - Number 1 & 2

Volume 17 - 1989 - Number 1 & 2

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Article [+]

Land Mobile Satellite Communications: A Further Development In International Space Law (Part I), (Dr. Wolf D. Van Noorden and Phillip Dann)……………….. 1

Space Law and the Geostationary Orbit: The ITU's WARC-ORB 85-88 Concluded (Stephen E. Doyle)………… 13

The Intergovernmental Space Station Agreement and Intellectual Property Rights (R. Oosterlinck)…………… 23


Events of Interest [+]

A. Past Events 37

Reports
Review of the Work of the United Nations Scientific and Technical Sub -Committee on Outer Space in February-March 1989 (Shiego Iwai)……………. 37

The 28th Session of the Legal Sub-Committee of the UN Committee On the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, 20 March - 7 April 1989 (Paul C. Szasz)………………….. 41

Developments in the International Law of Telecommunications Katherine M. Gorove)……………. 47

Comments
"Threat of Use of Force"- Observations to Article 2 of the U. N. Charter and Article III of the Outer Space Treaty (Dr. Gayle Gal)………………… 54
The Advent of Commercial Space: Comments on a Joint Venture Agreement (William B. Wirin)…………… 61
Short Account...............66
Space Commercialization: Roles of Developing Countries (Stephen Gorove)……………………. 66
Environmental Implications and Responsibility in the Use of Outer Space (Martin Menter)……………68
Space Debris Update (William B. Wirin)……………70
The Aerospace Plane: A Challenge to Air and Space Law (Stephen Gorove)……………….. 73
New Opportunities in Space: Issues for the 21st Century (F. Kenneth Schwetje)…………….. 74
Other Events……………………………. 75
Brief News…………………… 75

B. Forthcoming Events 76


Book Reviews/Notices [+]

Jacqueline Dutheil de la Rochere and others, Droit de l'Espace (Stephen Gorove)………….. 78

Bruce, Robert R., Cunard, Jeffrey P., and Director, Mark. D., The Telecom Mosaic……………… 79

Luther, Sara F., the United States and the Direct Broadcast Satellite…………………80

Sharma, G. N., Satellite Communications and Outer Space: Regulatory Aspects…………81

Kantor, L. Ya., Handbook of Satellite Telecommunications And Broadcasting……………… 81

Li, Kuo Lee, World Wide Space Law Bibliography………….. 82

Chao, C. C., Horwell, K. E. & Shahrokhi (eds.), Commercial Opportunities in Space……………82


Recent Publications [+]

Books…………………………….. 83
Articles………………………… 83
Reports…………………85
Comments…………….. 86
Book Reviews/Notices…………………. 87
Official Publications………………………. 89
Miscellaneous…………………… 94


Current Documents [+]

Present Status of Outer Space Treaties, March 1989……………… 98