NASA To Work With Private Companies To Complete Space Policy Directive 1 Mandate Written 14 February 2019

SPACE reports that “in a statement published Feb. 7, NASA laid out how it will work with U.S. companies to develop reusable systems through which astronauts could return to the moon by 2028.” Agency officials reported that NASA will use current and anticipated technologies to complete the Trump Administration’s Space Policy Directive 1 mandate “as quickly as possible.” NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine added that these partnerships with the private sector would be multiphased and could include collaboration with other nations to “advance our missions to farther destinations, such as Mars, with America leading the way.”
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