International Aeronautical Federation Spring Meeting

Landing in Paris, I was surprised to see cherry blossoms lining along the streets. Charles de Gaulle was busy as usual, if not even busier. It started off with parallel meetings at the International Academy of Astronautics catching up on meetings and the latest developments over the year. Running parallel across the river was the… Continue reading International Aeronautical Federation Spring Meeting

Space safety/Space Traffic Management programs

source: spacenews.com   According to Aerospace corporation, “Space traffic management is the classification of services designed to help satellite operators avoid physical or operational conflicts. Commercial, civil, academic, and international entities all contribute to the development of procedures to ensure universal spaceflight safety by creating actionable predictions, early warnings, and sound avoidance maneuvers.” The implementation… Continue reading Space safety/Space Traffic Management programs

Keio University Space Law Symposium I – Space Traffic Management

source: Keio University   The Keio University Space Law Symposium jointly organised with JAXA was held at Keio University on 25 February 2019.  There was a breadth of topics and speakers as follows: モデレータ:小塚 荘一郎(学習院大学法学部教授) 登壇者(アルファベット・50音順) Dr. Alexander Soucek(欧州宇宙機関 法務官、欧州宇宙法研究センター 研究員) Mr. Niklas Hedman(国連宇宙部 政策・法務・委員会課長) Professor Saadia Pekkanen(米国ワシントン大学教授) 佐藤 雅彦(JAXA 評価・監査部長) 新谷 美保子(TMI 法律事務所 弁護士)… Continue reading Keio University Space Law Symposium I – Space Traffic Management

ASTEROID DAY TO CELEBRATE FIFTH ANNIVERSARY WITH SPECIAL EVENTS IN LUXEMBOURG AND AROUND THE GLOBE, 24-30 JUNE, 2019

source: Asteroid Day   LUXEMBOURG (14 February 2019) — Asteroid Day, the official United Nations’ day of global awareness and education about asteroids, will celebrate its fifth anniversary on 30 June. What began as two live stream broadcasts in 2014, now includes thousands of independent events organized by citizens around the world on all five… Continue reading ASTEROID DAY TO CELEBRATE FIFTH ANNIVERSARY WITH SPECIAL EVENTS IN LUXEMBOURG AND AROUND THE GLOBE, 24-30 JUNE, 2019

NewSpace events in 2019

source: nanalyse.com The first few months of 2019 has just gone by at a speed of light.  Those involved in NewSpace would be aware that it is a busy year and that there are many events, so many that it is impossible to go to them all.  If you are a NewSpace entrepreneur which ones… Continue reading NewSpace events in 2019