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Aesop’s Guide to Space Acquisition Glimpses of Past and Future


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Authors: John Krieger, William “Lance” Krieger, and Rick Larned

10 United States Code (U.S.C.)  § 2273—Policy regarding assured access to space: national security payloads, establishes the requirement for the President to ensure our access to space.

(a)  Policy—It is the policy of the United States for the President to undertake actions appropriate to ensure, to the maximum extent practicable, that the United States has the capabilities necessary to launch and insert United States national security payloads into space whenever such payloads are needed in space.

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