A Review of U.S. Space Force’s First Year

A Review of U.S. Space Force’s First Year

A Review of U.S. Space Force’s First Year   The newest branch of the U.S. military, the United States Space Force, was mandated by Congress and signed into law and existence by the President on December 19, 2019. The Space Force Professionals, now called...
NATO in Outer Space: A Domain Too Far?

NATO in Outer Space: A Domain Too Far?

NATO in Outer Space: A Domain Too Far?   This post examines whether Article 5 of the North Atlantic Treaty is applicable to armed attacks in outer space. NATO nations have recently recognized outer space as a new operational domain for the Alliance. Although the...
Space Power, Space Force, and Space Law

Space Power, Space Force, and Space Law

Space Power, Space Force, and Space Law   Space is a unique operational domain not only due to its physics, but also due to its legal regime. Although Space Power, the inaugural doctrinal manual of the U.S. Space Force, does not focus on legal issues in and of...