Trump’s 2020 NASA Budget Will Take US from Moon to Mars, Agency Chief Says

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NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine praised the agency’s 2020 budget proposal from the Trump administration today (March 11), describing how the budget will help the agency reach the moon, and then continue on to Mars.

“For the first time in over 10 years, we have money in this budget for a return to the moon with humans,” Bridenstine said in a presentation at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. “I’m talking human-rated landers, compatible with Gateway, that can go back and forth to the surface of the moon.”

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Live: NASA ‘Moon to Mars’ plans press conference

WASHINGTON (SBG) ‘ NASA Admin Jim Bridenstein will speak to the agency’s workforce about efforts to return astronauts to the Moon and on to Mars, following the delivery of Trump’s fiscal year 2020 budget proposal to the U.S. Congress.

  • Publisher: KTXS
  • Date: 2019-03-11T12:03:13+00:00
  • Author: Sinclair Broadcast Group
  • Twitter: @KTXS_News
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