Legal Aspects

  • Walter Dieminger
  • Gerd K. Hartmann
  • Reinhart Leitinger


Definitions. There are functional definitions as well as conventional ones. The functional definitions are based on the use of man-made vehicles (“craft”) in the upper atmosphere, notably Air Law concerning aircraft and Space Law concerning spacecraft.


Outer Space Legal Aspect Geostationary Orbit Functional Definition Parking Orbit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Walter Dieminger
    • 1
  • Gerd K. Hartmann
    • 1
  • Reinhart Leitinger
    • 2
  1. 1.Max-Planck-Institut für AeronomieKatlenburg-LindauGermany
  2. 2.Institut für Meteorologie und GeophysikUniversität GrazGrazAustria

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