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The United States intends to 10 years after the international space station will be handed over to the private sector focus on Mars in 2030s with the rise of the U.S. manned Mars full animation space of the private sector, NASA has to launch many Leo to companies such as SpaceX, SpaceX dragon spacecraft cargo map. Xinhua news agency, Washington, August 22 Xinhua (reporter Lin Xiaochun) by the United States, Russia, the European Union and other common construction of the international space station is scheduled to retire in 2024, but the United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) officials recently said that the agency will consider the International Space Station handed over to private enterprises continue to operate. According to U.S. media reports, NASA is responsible for exploring the development of the system, Bill, · officials, recently introduced a manned landing on Mars on the introduction of the future fate of the international space station on the. "The US is trying to promote the economic development of the near earth orbit", he said, "in the end, our hope is that the space station to a business entity or other institutions have commercial operation ability, so that the research can continue in orbit." Hill said that the transfer of work will be carried out in the middle of this century in 20s, but did not disclose more information. NASA plans to achieve manned landing on Mars in 2030s. Construction of the international space station began in 1998, about 400 kilometers away from the earth’s surface, the main function is as a research laboratory in microgravity environment, since November 2000 has been settled by astronauts. The international space station had a design life of only 15 years before the parties agreed to extend until 2020, and then to 2024, the original plan in 2024 after it plunged into the pacific. To maintain the space station operation, NASA paid about $4 billion annually, accounting for about 20% of NASA’s total budget. NASA now has the space station cargo mission to the two private companies, the next step would be to send manned missions to the space station to the private sector, with the focus of our work to Mars, its goal is to achieve a manned landing on Mars in 30s this century.相关的主题文章: