Air and Space

Publication
Fiallos Pazmiño, L.F., The International Civil Operations of Unmanned Aircraft Systems under Air Law, Alphen aan den Rijn, Kluwer Law International, 2020.
The International Civil Operations of Unmanned Aircraft Systems under Air Law explores the current legal and regulatory frameworks comprehensively from the perspective of how they may facilitate the routine and cross-border operations of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS).
Research guide
Air Law
The spectacular fast developments in aircraft technology in the beginning of the 20th century, made law-making necessary in this new field of transportation, in peace and in war. In 1910 the first conference on an international air law code took place in Paris.
Research guide
Space Law
Space law is a relatively new branch of law, roughly starting in 1957 with the launch of the Sputnik I, the first satellite in space.
Publication
Dongar-L'évolution de la finalité des activités spatiales: un défi pour le droit de l'espace
Les principes de liberté d’utilisation de l’espace, de sa non-appropriation, de son utilisation pacifique, la notion de patrimoine commun de l’humanité, démontrent la prise en compte des intérêts de l’humanité qui irradient le droit de l’espace.