UK registry of outer space objects
A register of space objects where the UK is the “launching state”.
This is in line with the United Nations Convention on the Registration of Space Objects 1976 (‘Registration Convention’) and section 7 of the Outer Space Act 1986.
UK supplementary registry of space objects
A register of space objects where OSA licences have been issued but where the UK is not the “launching state” for that space object. It also registers objects where it was jointly determined that another “launching state” should register that object with the United Nations.
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