Smallsats, Space War and Deterrence Credibility

Another interesting week in space policy and strategy news folks. One article in particular caught my eye. It was an article from Via Satellite magazine entitled: “DoD might want smallsats to help prevent space war.” http://www.satellitetoday.com/regional/2016/10/18/dod-might-want-smallsats-help-prevent-space-wars/ There are a few points I would provide for your consideration…. First, smallsats are sort of a popular thing […]

A Few Thoughts on the Past Week: Part 1 Very Tired of the False Narrative Regarding the “Journey to Mars”

This was an interesting news week with respect to topics of space policy and strategy. I believe some reminders are in order about a few items….especially the article and source document below. http://qz.com/806310/barack-obamas-plan-for-the-us-to-send-people-to-mars-is-six-years-old-and-still-a-work-in-progress/ Source document of article (CNN op-ed by Obama) http://www.cnn.com/2016/10/11/opinions/america-will-take-giant-leap-to-mars-barack-obama/index.html I am tired of pointing this out but this is something that will […]