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IN MEMORIAM Professor Dr. Henri A. (Or) Wassenbergh

This message is to remember his inspiring contributions to the global development of air and space law, the formation of innovative aviation policy and his dynamic commitment to the International Institute of Air and Space Law at Leiden University.


Conference on Aviation, Rome 15 May 2014

The next Challenges for the Airline Industry: How to Face the Economic Crisis with the Focus on Passenger Rights' Protection, held in Rome, at LUISS Guido Carl University on 15 May 2014. Organised by Studio Pierallini in cooperation with the Luiss Guido Carli University of Rome.  


6 February 2014 | Mars One: Update & Next Steps, and some legal aspects

It is Mars One's goal to establish a human settlement on Mars. The first unmanned mission is planned in 2018. From the 200,000 applicants recently 1000 candidates were selected. Bas Lansdorp (co-founder and CEO of Mars One) will present an update of the progress and the next steps and Tanja Masson wil highlight some of the legal issues.


Nominated for the NLF Stimuleringsprijs 2013

We are very proud to announce that Matt Maniscalco, Philippe Carous, Sonja Radosevic, Steven Wood and Neta Palkovitz have been nominated for the NLF Stimuleringsprijs 2013 with their project "Operation of a Lunar System".       


CUPL - China University of Political Science and Law wins the Fourth International Air Law Moot Court in Abu Dhabi March 2013

From 9-12 March 2013, the 4th International Air Law Moot Court has taken place. This year the Moot Court took place in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Since 2010 the International Air Law Moot Court is organized yearly by the International Institute of Air and Space Law of Leiden University Law School in cooperation with the Sarin Legal Foundation from India, this year assisted by Etihad airways.