This handbook examines the militarization of space, providing a fair and balanced discussion of the emerging issues concerning space security and defense. * Excerpts from key documents * A chronology * Select glossary of terms * Illustrations * Sidebars with additional detailSee Anti-satellite weapon Almaz (space station), 11, 76, 100 al-Qaeda, 50, 63 Ansari X-Prize, 33. ... See Ballistic missiles Atmospheric Layers, 14 Automated teller machine (ATM), 56 Automated transfer vehicle (ATV), 91 Autonomous Space Transport Robotic Operations (ASTRO). See Orbital Express program Ballistic missiles: Atlas, 6, 11; Minuteman, 16, 111; Polaris, 6, 10; R-36, 110; R-7, 44; Titan, 6;anbsp;...
|Title||:||Military Space Power|
|Author||:||Wilson Wong, James Fergusson, James Gordon Fergusson|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2010|