President Trump signs directive to return astronauts to the moon

President Donald Trump signed a directive that United States will begin a process to return Americans to the moon. The policy directive marks the official reversal of the Obama administration’s plan to visit an asteroid and fly to Mars by the mid-2030s. It also makes it clear that the Trump administration wants to explore the …

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US government should support Spacex and quickly develop moon bases

Spacex expects they will receive additional funding from the U.S. government for the BFR and Raptor engine. Spacex would still build the BFR even without government money. The US Air Force is supporting the Raptor engine development with about $74 million. The US government is spending $536 milliona on the AR1 replacement rocket for the …

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