Our experts address all international legal issues related to activities of States and public and private entities in the airspace and outer space.

Photo: Four antennas of the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA). Picture was taken by ESO Photo Ambassador José Francisco Salgado. Link: website of European Southern Observatory.

What we cover

We are able to advise in particular on the following areas:

  • Status of the airspace; delimitation of air and outer space
  • Rights of sovereign States over their airspace
  • Air transport law; the regime of the 1999 Montreal Convention on the liability of the air carriers for the international carriage of passengers and cargo
  • Regime of satellite telecommunications,
  • Earth observation,
  • Regime of space flight (including commercial space flight)
  • Exploitation of resources in outer space and celestial bodies
  • International treaties and instruments regulating activities in outer space
  • Military uses of outer space.

Our Experts

Gbenga Oduntan

Related Areas

Sovereignty, Territory, Land Boundaries