From the Editors

From the Editors First published May 2013, Crosslink® magazine The Aerospace Corporation has begun a concerted effort to highlight its capabilities in the “front end” of the space system development lifecycle. This involves assisting the U.S. military, intelligence, and civil space community in defining the next generation of space systems. It follows a decade of […]  More »

From the Editors

From the Editors For the general public, rockets and spacecraft represent the pinnacle of high technology. In reality, however, space technologies often lag behind their terrestrial counterparts. In the time it takes to qualify a new component for space applications, the next generation may have already arrived. One historically important role for The Aerospace Corporation […]  More »

From the Editors

  From the Editors The U.S. government has increasingly come to recognize climate change as a threat to national security. Military and intelligence services now consider the impacts of climate change in their strategic planning activities, and various branches of the military have begun to assess new missions that could arise in a climate-altered world—some […]  More »

From the Editors

From the Editors Cyberspace and cybersecurity are relatively new terms, ones that are increasingly important to all businesses, and space is no exception when it comes to the necessity of protection in this realm. There is no shortage of news stories related to computer hacking, intrusion, theft, and exfiltration into and out of an array […]  More »