C|M|LAW Associate Dean Mark Sundahl has just published an article entitled “The Cape Town Convention and the Law of Outer Space: Five Scenarios” in the Cape Town Convention Journal. The Journal is published jointly by Oxford University and the University of Washington. The paper explores the intersections between the new Space Assets Protocol to the Cape Town Convention and the existing body of space law. The article can be accessed on the Journal website here: http://cdm15895.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/journal
Dean Sundahl was also recently reappointed by Anthony Foxx, the U.S. Secretary of Transportation, for a second two-year term on the FAA’s Commercial Space Transportation Advisory Committee (COMSTAC). The COMSTAC advises the FAA regarding new regulations to ensure the continuing competitiveness of the U.S. space launch industry.