Japan Joins U.S., Russia, Canada In Plans To Extend ISS Operations

HOUSTON – Japan will join NASA and the space agencies of Russia and Canada in extending operations of the International Space Station from 2020 to 2024, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency President Naoki Okumura said Dec. 22. U.S. President Barack Obama called for the four-year extension in January...

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