NASA, Government of Japan Formalize Gateway Partnership for Artemis Program

NASA, Government of Japan Formalize Gateway Partnership for Artemis Program

 

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Illustration of Gateway in lunar orbit with contributions from international partners.

Credits: NASA

NASA and the Government of Japan have finalized an agreement for the lunar Gateway, an orbiting outpost that commercial and international partners will build together. This agreement strengthens the broad effort by the United States to engage international partners in sustainable lunar exploration as part of the Artemis program and to demonstrate the technologies needed for human missions to Mars. Continue reading