Written Evidence Submitted by RAND Europe

SPDF0020 Space Defence

Published in: UK Parliament Committees website (2021)

Posted on RAND.org on July 30, 2021

by Lucia Retter, James Black, Theodora Ogden

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This document provides RAND Europe's submission of evidence in relation to the UK House of Commons Defence Select Committee's July 2021 call for evidence on space defence and draws on the extensive body of previous RAND research on space strategy, policy and operations.

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