JRL NEWSWATCH: “General Says U.S. Military Should Consider a Deconfliction Line for Space” – Military.com

Space in Low Earth Orbit with Partial Sun

“A top [U.S.] commander … says it may be time to establish a ‘deconfliction channel’  … in space. The Pentagon and international partners are developing guidelines for operating in space, just as international norms govern maritime operations. Maj. Gen. DeAnna Burt, … commander of SPACECOM’s Combined Force Space Component Command, said … protocols should include being transparent and predictable with countries such as Russia and China. … [D]efense, State Department and other national security officials … [are] draft[ing] a proposal for norms, rules and principles of responsible behavior in space for the United Nations General Assembly. …”

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