Space policy roundup – May.27.13

Some Congresspersons want to see commercial crew transport firms bogged down with government red tape: Space Act deals draw lawmaker scrutiny- Florida Today.

A view on human spaceflight: What is it about sending people into space? – Comment – Voices – The Independent

Res Communis posts the latest collection of space and aviation related law, regulation and policy links: Library: A Round-up of Reading


Here are two more reports on the Starship Century Symposium (see earlier post) held last week in San Diego. While there were discussions of developing starship technologies and other challenges of reaching a distant star, there was also a lot of talk related to space policies that were nearer term :