Tech & Comms Group's Joanne Wheeler's insight in the SatelliteFinance round-up for December 2015.

By Joanne Wheeler


Bird & Bird's Tech & Comms Group's Joanne Wheeler provided her insight on space & satellite regulatory issues affecting Australia, Poland and the United States in a round-up published this December in

For Australia, she writes about the upcoming review of space regulatory framework. In regards to Poland, Natalia Zebrowska contributes an update about the establishment of a regulatory framework for space activities. Joanne also mentions the United States of America's recent legalisation of the right to own asteroid resources, the granting of a licence to Vivisat for its on-orbit life extension service, and includes a contribution from Willy Mikalef about the competitiveness of the commercial space launch sector.