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A/AC.105/635 and Addenda: Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
A/AC.105/635 1996 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
Czech Republic, Germany, Iraq, Italy, Mexico, Pakistan, Philippines and United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
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A/AC.105/635/Add.1 1996 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
The Republic of Korea and the Russian Federation.
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A/AC.105/635/Add.2 1996 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States PDF-A PDF-C PDF-E PDF-F PDF-R PDF-S
A/AC.105/635/Add.3 1996 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
Replies received from Chile, Greece, Kazakstan, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
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A/AC.105/635/Add.4 1997 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
Argentina and India.
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A/AC.105/635/Add.5 1998 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
Argentina, Colombia, Indonesia, Lebanon and United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
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A/AC.105/635/Add.6 2002 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
Germany, Morocco and Turkey
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A/AC.105/635/Add.7 2003 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
Algeria, Costa Rica, the Czech Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Mexico, Morocco, South Africa and Turkey
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A/AC.105/635/Add.8 2003 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States PDF-A PDF-C PDF-E PDF-F PDF-R PDF-S
A/AC.105/635/Add.9 2003 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
Peru and Slovakia
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A/AC.105/635/Add.10 2004 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
Benin, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Fiji, Madagascar and Yemen
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A/AC.105/635/Add.11 2005 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
Finland, Lebanon, Portugal, Rwanda, Turkey and Ukraine
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A/AC.105/635/Add.11/Corr.1 2005 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/635/Add.12 2005 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
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A/AC.105/635/Add.13 2006 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
Germany, Latvia, Morocco, Nigeria, Spain and Syrian Arab Republic.
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A/AC.105/635/Add.14 2007 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, Turkey and Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
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A/AC.105/635/Add.15 2007 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
Egypt and Kuwait
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A/AC.105/635/Add.16 2008 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
Belarus, Czech Republic, Jordan, Morocco and Ukraine
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A/AC.105/635/Add.17 2009 Questionnaire on Possible Legal Issues with Regard to Aerospace Objects: Replies from member States
Azerbaijan
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A/AC.105/C.2/L.204: Comprehensive analysis of the replies to the questionnaire on possible legal issues with regard to aerospace objects
A/AC.105/C.2/L.204 1997 Comprehensive analysis of the replies to the questionnaire on possible legal issues with regard to aerospace objects PDF-A PDF-C PDF-E PDF-F PDF-R PDF-S
 
A/AC.105/769 and Corrigenda: Historical summary on the consideration of the question on the definition and delimitation of outer space
A/AC.105/769 2002 Historical summary on the consideration of the question on the definition and delimitation of outer space PDF-A PDF-C PDF-E PDF-F PDF-R PDF-S
A/AC.105/769/Corr.1 2002 Historical summary on the consideration of the question on the definition and delimitation of outer space
Corrigendum
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A/AC.105/C.2/L.249, Addenda and Corrigenda: Analytical summary of the replies to the questionnaire on possible legal issues with regard to aerospace objects
A/AC.105/C.2/L.249 2004 Analytical summary of the replies to the questionnaire on possible legal issues with regard to aerospace objects PDF-A PDF-C PDF-E PDF-F PDF-R PDF-S
A/AC.105/C.2/L.249/Corr.1 2004 Analytical summary of the replies to the questionnaire on possible legal issues with regard to aerospace objects
Corrigendum
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A/AC.105/C.2/L.249/Add.1 2005 Analytical summary of the replies to the questionnaire on possible legal issues with regard to aerospace objects
Addendum
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A/AC.105/C.2/L.249/Add.2 2007 Analytical summary of the replies to the questionnaire on possible legal issues with regard to aerospace objects
Addendum
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A/AC.105/849: Analytical summary of the replies to the questionnaire on possible legal issues with regard to aerospace objects: preferences of member States
A/AC.105/849 2005 Analytical summary of the replies to the questionnaire on possible legal issues with regard to aerospace objects: preferences of member States PDF-A PDF-C PDF-E PDF-F PDF-R PDF-S
 
A/AC.105/C.2/L.267: Proposals of Member States concerning criteria for analysing the replies to the questionnaire on aerospace objects
A/AC.105/C.2/L.267 1997 Proposals of Member States concerning criteria for analysing the replies to the questionnaire on aerospace objects PDF-A PDF-C PDF-E PDF-F PDF-R PDF-S
 
A/AC.105/865 and Addenda: National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
A/AC.105/865 2006 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Germany and Morocco
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A/AC.105/865/ Add.1 2006 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Australia
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A/AC.105/865/ Add.2 2007 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Czech Republic, Republic of Korea and Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of).
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A/AC.105/865/ Add.3 2008 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Czech Republic and Ukraine
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A/AC.105/865/ Add.4 2009 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Belarus, Czech Republic, Mexico and Mongolia
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A/AC.105/865/ Add.5 2009 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Mexico
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A/AC.105/865/ Add.6 2010 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Serbia, Thailand and Tunisia
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A/AC.105/865/ Add.7 2010 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Czech Republic and United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
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A/AC.105/865/ Add.8 2010 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Netherlands and Tunisia
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A/AC.105/865/ Add.9 2010 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Norway and United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
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A/AC.105/865/ Add.10 2011 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Denmark and Jordan
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A/AC.105/865/ Add.11 2012 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Algeria, Australia, France and Thailand
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A/AC.105/865/ Add.12 2013 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Australia, Belgium, Kazakhstan, Samoa and Turkey
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A/AC.105/865/ Add.13 2013 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Colombia
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A/AC.105/865/ Add.14 2014 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Algeria
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A/AC.105/865/ Add.15 2014 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space
Jordan
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A/AC.105/889 and Addenda: Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
A/AC.105/889 2007 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
Czech Republic, Iceland, Nigeria & Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
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A/AC.105/889/Add.1 2008 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
Addendum
Belarus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Jordan, Nicaragua & Ukraine
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A/AC.105/889/Add.2 2009 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
Addendum
Azerbaijan & Brazil
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A/AC.105/889/Add.3 2009 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
Addendum
Belarus, Germany & Mexico
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A/AC.105/889/Add.4 2009 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
Addendum
Azerbaijan, Mexico, Qatar, & Saudi Arabia
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A/AC.105/889/Add.5 2010 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
Addendum
Bangladesh, Germany, Iraq, Serbia, Thailand & Tunisia
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A/AC.105/889/Add.6 2010 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
Addendum
Czech Republic, Estonia, & United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
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A/AC.105/889/Add.7 2011 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
Addendum
Denmark & Jordan
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A/AC.105/889/Add.8 2011 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
Addendum
Mauritius, Norway & United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
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A/AC.105/889/Add.9 2011 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
Addendum
Algeria & Denmark
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A/AC.105/889/Add.10 2012 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
Addendum
Algeria, Australia, France, Norway, Russian Federation, Thailand, & Turkey
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A/AC.105/889/Add.11 2013 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
Addendum
Australia, Belgium, Bolivia (Plurinational State of), Finland, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Portugal &Turkey
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A/AC.105/889/Add.12 2013 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
Addendum
Colombia
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A/AC.105/889/Add.13 2014 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
Addendum
Algeria, Armenia, Guatemala and Kenya
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A/AC.105/889/Add.14 2014 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space:replies from Member States
Addendum
Argentina
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A/AC.105/1039 and Addenda: Questions on suborbital flights for scientific missions and/or for human transportation
A/AC.105/1039 2013 Questions on suborbital flights for scientific missions and/or for human transportation 
Australia, Finland, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Portugal and International Institute of Space Law
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A/AC.105/1039/Add.1 2013 Questions on suborbital flights for scientific missions and/or for human transportation 
Addendum
Colombia
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A/AC.105/1039/Add.2 2014 Questions on suborbital flights for scientific missions and/or for human transportation 
Addendum
Algeria, Armenia, Germany, Guatemala and Kenya
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A/AC.105/1039/Add.3 2014 Questions on suborbital flights for scientific missions and/or for human transportation 
Addendum
International Law Association
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Conference Room Papers:
A/AC.105/C.2/2006/CRP.8 2006 Contribution of Belgium to the work of the Working Group on Agenda Item 8 (A) entitled "Matters Relating to the Definition and Delimitatrion of Outer Space" ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/2008/CRP.4 2008 Questionnaire on possible legal issues with regard to aerospace objects: reply from Azerbaijan ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/2008/CRP.5 2008 Questionnaire on possible legal issues with regard to aerospace objects: reply from Azerbaijan ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/2008/CRP.10 2008 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space: reply from Brazil ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/2009/CRP.11 2009 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space: replies from Qatar and Saudi Arabia ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/2009/CRP.15 2009 National legislation and practice relating to definition and delimitation of outer space: reply of Mecixo ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/2010/CRP.9 2010 Concept of Suborbital Flights: Information from the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/2010/CRP.10 2010 Matters relating to the definition and delimitation of outer space: reply of the Netherlands ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/2010/CRP.13 2010 Matters relating to the definition and delimitation of outer space: reply of Tunisia ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/2011/CRP.10 2011 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space: replies from Austria and El Salvador ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/2013/CRP.8 2013 Summary of information on national practices and
legislation of States with regard to the definition and delimitation of outer space
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A/AC.105/C.2/2013/CRP.16 2013 Questions on the definition and delimitation of outer space: reply of Pakistan ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/2014/CRP.6 2014 Matters relating to the definition and delimitation of outer space: replies of the Russian Federation ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/2014/CRP.13 2014 Matters relating to the definition and delimitation of outer space: replies of Uruguay ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ PDF-S
 
Working Papers and other documents
A/AC.105/L.168 1967 "Compromise proposal of the question related to the definition and delimitation of outer space" submitted to the Committee at its thirtieth session, in 1987, by the delegation of the Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics; ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.1/L.22 1967 Letter dated 21 July 1967 from the Chairman of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space addresses to the Chairman of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee, containing a questionnaire relating to a list of scientific criteria that could be helpful to the Legal Subcommittee in its study relating to the definition of outer space; ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/L.56 1969 "Draft resolution relating to the definition of outer space", proposed by Belgium in 1969 ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/L.64 1969 Proposal relevant to the issue made by France in 1969 ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/39 1970 Report of the Scientific and Technical Subcommittee, containing its reply to the letter contained in document A/AC.105/C.1/L.22 ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/L.7 1970 "The question of the definition and/or the delimitation of outer space" background paper prepared by the Secretariat in 1970 and updated in 1977; ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/L.7/Add.1 1977 "The question of the definition and/or the delimitation of outer space" background paper prepared by the Secretariat in 1970 and updated in 1977; ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/L.80 1971 Recommendations relevant to the issue made by Argentina and France in 1971 ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/L.80/Rev.1 1971 Recommendations relevant to the issue made by Argentina and France in 1971 ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/L.80/Rev.2 1971 Recommendations relevant to the issue made by Argentina and France in 1971 ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/L.112 1979 "Draft basic provisions of the General Assembly resolution on the delimitation of airspace and outer space and on the legal status of the geostationary satellites" submitted to the Committee at its twenty-second session, in 1979, by the delegation of the Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics; ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/L.121 1979 "Approach to the solution of the problems of the delimitation of air space and outer space" working paper submitted to the Legal Subcommittee at its eighteen session, in 1979, by the delegation of the Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics; ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/L.139 1983 "Approach to the delimitation of airspace and outer space" working paper submitted to the Legal Subcommittee at its twenty-second session, in 1983, by the delegation of the Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
A/AC.105/C.2/L.189 1992 Working paper on the questions concerning the legal regime of aerospace objects (A/AC.105/C.2/L.189), submitted by the delegation of the Russian Federation at the thirty-first session of the Legal Subcommittee, in 1992 ------ ------ PDF-E ------ ------ ------
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