Space Traffic Management Redux

Space University Report Offers Ways To Avoid Further Satellite Collisions, International Space University

"Prepared by a team of 30 students from 17 countries during ISUs Space Studies Program in summer 2007, the study took a hard look at the status of traffic management in earth orbit and focused on space traffic rules that would reduce the probability of debris causing collisions."

Editor's note: The 90 page report which might not have been widely viewed should be seen by a wider audience.

- Full Report

Related: Debris Precautions Set For Hubble Mission, Aviation Week

"The space shuttle Atlantis will drop to a lower orbit as soon as it releases the Hubble Space Telescope to reduce the risk from orbital debris on the upcoming mission to service the orbiting observatory."

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