NASA will begin construction of the lunar station in 2019

NASA начнет строительство окололунной станции в 2019 году

The moon

Initially the funds will be invested in energy supply Gateway and motor elements. The next stage is “housing”. The station is scheduled to send into orbit moon in 2025.

NASA has planned active start program of the international manned lunar station (Lunar Orbital Platform – Gateway) for 2019. According to Bloomberg, the plant will need, including the astronauts who will fly to Mars. Lunar gravity can facilitate the launch of spacecraft to Mars, the Agency reports.

The plan NASA, initially the funds will be invested in energy supply Gateway and motor elements. The next stage is “housing”.

The station is scheduled to send into orbit moon in 2025. It shall within 30 days be a team of four astronauts.

With Gateway NASA also plans to carry out the landing of astronauts on the moon and explore the water near the surface of this planet for suitability for the production of rocket fuel for deep space missions.

Recall that a virtual tour of the moon, which was published on the YouTube channel of NASA Goddard, has become an Internet hit.

 

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