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June 16, Discussion is underway about potentially reaching out to China's space program. NASA There's a growing debate over whether China and the Unites States should cooperate in space, and the dialogue now appears to focus on how to create an "open-door" policy in orbit for Chinese astronauts to make trips to the International Space Station ISS.
Discussion between the two space powers has reached the White House, but progress seems stymied by Washington, D. Specifically at question is how to handle a decree by the U.
Meanwhile, the Chinese space program is pressing forward with its own "long march" into space, with the goal of establishing its own space station in the s. Latest News and Missions ] Presidential leadership It will take presidential leadership to get started on enhanced U.
While it is impressive that China has become the third country to launch its citizens into orbit, the current state of the Chinese human spaceflight program is about equivalent to the U.
Even during the strained years of the Ronald Reagan administration, small programs — again, mostly in the biomedical area — were allowed to continue, Smith said. Perhaps when there is regime change in China, we will see the same kinds of possibilities emerge. The law does allow multilateral, not bilateral, cooperation, she said.
Johnson-Freese noted that her views do not necessarily represent those of the Naval War College, the Department of the Navy or the Department of Defense. Refusing Chinese participation in the International Space Station, at least in part, has spurred China to build its own station, Johnson-Freese said, "which could well be the de facto international space station when the U.
Johnson-Freese said the reasoning given by those who have stonewalled cooperation in space with the Chinese "often has little to do with space or national security. Other countries are eager to work with China in space, Johnson-Freese said, and "the U.
Since then, the two agencies have established three working groups: Dordain has been a strong advocate for incorporating China into mainstream spaceflight activities, Logsdon said. Dordain's term of office ends June Logsdon said it is worth remembering that the U.
Leonard David has been reporting on the space industry for more than five decades. He is former director of research for the National Commission on Space and is co-author of Buzz Aldrin's book "Mission to Mars — My Vision for Space Exploration," published by National Geographic, with a new updated paperback version released in May.A U.S.-Russia Partnership in Space after the International Space Station The ISS has become the longest project of international space cooperation in history.
Russia, the United States, and their agency partners in Europe, Canada, and Japan took the first steps toward realizing the ISS in cooperation and the development of mutual understanding between States and peoples”.
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