Russia’s ASAT Test and the Development of Space Law

Russia’s ASAT Test and the Development of Space Law

| Nov 21, 2021

Russia’s ASAT Test and the Development of Space Law On November 15, Russia launched a direct ascent anti-satellite (ASAT) missile that deliberately struck Cosmos-1408, one of its own satellites that had become inoperable years ago. Massing at about 2,000 kilograms and...