The UK Military Space Primer aims to demonstrate not only what the underlying principles of space operations are, but also how those principles have direct consequences for routine operations. Furthermore, it demonstrates that theory can be reduced to digestible chunks that do not require pages of mathematics and physics to understand.
Who should read this publication
Few readers will need to digest this book in its entirety in one session; rather it is designed to provide a reference text that can be consulted whenever necessary. It provides a springboard for further study by those whose interests lie in one particular aspect of capability. It may also contribute to public understanding of the importance of military space capability.