Damage caused by space objects


Damage caused by space objects may include loss of life or injury to persons or loss of or damage to property, either on the earth (including aircraft in flight) or in outer space (including other space objects or installations). Difficulties may arise in establishing liability for damage caused by space objects or in obtaining prompt payment of a full and equitable measure of compensation to the victims of such damage.

Broader Problems:
Property damage
Space debris
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 15: Life on LandGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
12.09.2019 – 15:10 CEST