SatDFR Comments to FCC NPRM 18-313 on Debris Mitigation

SatDFR Comments to FCC NPRM 18-313 on Debris Mitigation

Below are our comments to the FCC on mitigation of space debris: Click here for NPRM 18-313 Click here for a PDF of our response   February 20, 2019 By electronic filing Ms. Marlene H. Dortch Secretary Federal Communications Commission 445 12th Street S.W....

Catcher’s Mitt Final Report

The Catcher’s Mitt study was conducted to evaluate the need for, and the technical feasibility of, reducing the amount of orbital debris via active removal. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) with support from the Orbital Debris Office at NASA...

Pay Me Now or Pay Me More Later

The objective of this paper is to examine when the aerospace community should proceed to develop and deploy active debris removal solutions. A two-prong approach is taken to examine both (1) operational hazard thresholdsand (2) economic triggers. Research in the paper...