WHITE PAPERS

Below you will find a list of White Papers published by RAIN Research.

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Militarisation of the Stratosphere White Paper


This white paper provides a short history of the militarisation of the stratosphere and great power competition, tracking key developments from the 1990s until the present. It also analyses the military significance of the two main classes of high-altitude UAVs: High-Altitude Long-Endurance (HALE) and High-Altitude Platform Station (HAPS) platforms.