Volume 22 -1994 - Number 1 & 2

Volume 22 -1994 - Number 1 & 2

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Article [+]

Regulation of Space Salvage Operations: Possibilities for the Future (N. Jasentuliyana) 5

The International Telecommunication Union and Development (Francis Lyall) 23

Judge Manfred Lachs and the Principle of Jus Cogens (Carl Q. Christol) 33

Human Settlements on Planets; New Stations of New Nations (Dr. Ernst Fasan) 47

Some Considerations on the Legal Status of Aerospace Systems (Vladimir Kopal 57

Liability of Aerospace Manufacturers: MacPherson v. Buick Sputters into the Space Age (Phillip D. Bostwick) The Role of ESA in the Evolution of Space Law (Gabriel Lafferranderie & Paul Henry Tuinder) 97


Events of Interest [+]

A. Past Events 115

Reports
The 1994 Session of the Scientific and Technical Sub-Committee Of UNCOPUOS Takes Place in a Constructive Atmosphere - Space Debris Issue for the First Time On its Agenda (Matthew W. Sanidas)
1994 Session of U.N. Legal Sub-Committee on space Reasonably Successful (Jitendra S. Thaker) 120

Issues of Supreme Authority and Sovereign Rights Arising Out of Space Activities (Stephen Gorove) 126

Space - Related Legislative Initiatives and Policy Developments (Pamela L. Meredith & William D. English) 132

United Nations Committee in the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space Holds Annual Meeting in Vienna, Austria (Matthew W. Sandias & Jitendra S. Thaker) 135

Comments
Case Notes 80
Alpha Lyracom Space Communications, Inc. v. Communications Satellite Corporation (COMSAT) 141
Smith v. United States & Hughes Aircraft Co. v. U.S 142
Short Accounts 144
Implementation of the ESA Convention - Lessons From The Past (Elisabeth Back Impallomeni) 144
Asia Booms in Space! (Frans G. von der Dunk) 147
Legal Questions Regarding Commerciall Activities in Outer Space (Dr. Ernst Fasan) 149
Congressional Notes 152
Executive Developments 152
International Developments 153
Manfred Lachs Space Law Moot Court Competition 154
Other Events 154
Brief News 155

B. Forthcoming Events 156


Book Reviews/Notices [+]

Diederiks-Verschoor, I.H. Ph., An Introduction to Space Law (Stephen Gorove) 159

Van Traa-Engelman, H.I., Commercial Utilization of Outer Space (Stephen Gorove) 159

Masson-Zwann, Tanja L./Mendes de Leon, Pablo M.J., Air and Space Law: de Lege Ferenda - Essays in Honour of Henri A. Wassenbergh 161

Santy, Patricia A., Choosing the Right Stuff: The Psychological Selection of Astronauts and Cosmonauts 161

Stuhlinger, Ernst/Ordway III, Frederick I., Wernher von Braun - Crusader for Space 162

United States Space Foundation, Proceedings Reports on the Sixth, Seventh, Eighth, and Ninth Space Symposiums 162

Mauldin, John H., Prospects for Intersteller Travel 163


Recent Publications [+]

Contributions to Books 164
Articles 165
Reports 166
Notes Comments 167
Case Notes 167
Short Accounts 167
Book Reviews/Notices 168
Official Publications 169
Cases 171
Miscellaneous 171


Current Documents [+]

Guidelines for U. S. Inplementation of the Agreement Between the U. S. and the Russian Government Regarding International Trade in Commercial Space Launch Services 175

Status of International Agreements Relating to Activities in Outer Space (as March 1994) 183

U.S. Russian Joint Commission on Economic and Technological Cooperation 200