British Spacepower: Context, Policies, and Capabilities

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This chapter examines ongoing British military and security space activities in the context of persistent grand strategic problems for the UK. This chapter shows how spacepower is coming of age within the UK, not least in the military dimension. The British state is at something of a crossroads when making choices about its future space development as it has to respond to turbulence across the transatlantic region.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of LeicesterLeicesterUK

Section editors and affiliations

  • Christina Giannopapa
    • 1
  1. 1.European Space AgencyParisFrance

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