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The Rise of Private Actors in the Space Sector


Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)

Also part of the SpringerBriefs from the European Space Policy Institute book sub series (BRIEFSESPI)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxx
  2. Alessandra Vernile
    Pages 15-23
  3. Alessandra Vernile
    Pages 25-31
  4. Alessandra Vernile
    Pages 33-70
  5. Alessandra Vernile
    Pages 71-79
  6. Alessandra Vernile
    Pages 81-99
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 101-101

About this book


This book provides a broad set of information and data on the rise of private actors in the space sector, organized into different topics covering the various trends that have shaped the space sector during the last decade. The book, written in a descriptive fashion, concludes with recommendations for future analytical research on the topic.


commercial space astropreneurship space start-up private space new space

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.European Space Policy InstituteViennaAustria

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