Brian Weeden

Articles by Brian Weeden

17 April 2009

Alternatives to a space weapons treaty

Brian Weeden

Today, no accepted definition of a space weapon exists. Case in point: Recently, Space.com quoted a senior Pentagon official as saying, "There are no space weapons programs being funded by the U.S. Air Force." This statement was immediately criticized by many within the space arms control community as hypocritical and false.