JAXA Gears Up For Space Exploration, EO Missions

Lunar Gateway/Orion concept
Credit: NASA
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) is planning a modest 2.2% increase to its space budget, to $1.72 billion USD in 2020, and it plans to devote a greater amount within that to space exploration activities. During a Jan. 24 briefing at JAXA’s Washington, D.C., office, Yoshikazu Shoji, JAXA...
Jen DiMascio

Based in Washington, Jen previously managed Aviation Week’s worldwide defense, space and security coverage.

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