Space law is a relatively new area of law and is based mainly on a set of United Nations (U.N.) Treaties negotiated during the 1960s and 1970s.
Hertzfeld, Professor Henry
"Current And Future Issues In International Space Law,"
ILSA Journal of International & Comparative Law: Vol. 15
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Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/ilsajournal/vol15/iss2/3