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Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law [MPEPIL]

Outer Space

Michael Byers, Andrew Simon-Butler

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved.date: 19 April 2021

Subject(s):
Spacecraft, satellites, and space objects

Published under the auspices of the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law under the direction of Professor Anne Peters (2021–) and Professor Rüdiger Wolfrum (2004–2020). 

1 Editor’s Note: A different entry under the title ‘Outer Space’, written in June 2006 by Judge Vladlen S Vereshchetin, appeared as part of the online Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law until the publication of this entry in 2021. This new entry has been published at the same web address (URL) as the original entry. The original entry was also published in the 2012 print edition of the Encyclopedia (R Wolfrum (ed) The Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law (OUP Oxford 2012) vol VII, 1103–8). 2 In international law, outer space is a...
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