Date: 3 months ago   Category: Space

The USA defined date of disembarkation of people to the Moon


Successful implementation of the lunar program has to become the base for the piloted flight to Mars. The USA plans to make another piloted mission to the Moon in 2028. The draft budget of the American National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) published on March 11 demonstrates to it. "Partnership with the private companies on development of the piloted system of moonfall together with other researches will return superiority of the USA on the way to the Moon again, around it and on its surface and will lead to landing of people to the Moon by 2028", − it is told in the document. The total amount of financing of NASA in 2020 financial year can be 21 billion dollars. "We will go to the Moon next decade with innovative, new technologies and systems to explore more places on the surface of the Moon, than ever before, − the head of NASA Jim Braydenstayn said, speaking about the budget of the space agency. According to him, the USA uses knowledge gained on the Moon "for the following huge jump − sendings astronauts to Mars". At the same time it is planned that stay of future expedition on the Moon will last about a week. In the medium term of NASA assumes a conclusion to an orbit of the Moon of the Gateway station which will become base for future flights of astronauts on landing devices on the surface of the satellite of Earth. Construction of the station in a lunar orbit will begin in 2022, and the first piloted flight to it is planned for 2024. Earlier mass media reported that the U.S. President Donald Trump intends to request in the Congress increase in expenses of NASA at development of the Moon at 500 million dollars in 2020 financial year. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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