NASA Needs $20 Billion in Additional Funding to Reach Moon by 2024
Friday, 14 June 2019 Under the current administration, NASA has been told to push up its timeline and get a crewed mission to the moon by 2024 instead of 2028. That's just five years away, and the agency now says it will need at least $20 billion in additional funding to make it happen.
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According to a report by Gizmodo, NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine said that the space agency needs somewhere between 20 and 30 billion-dollars, in addition to the space agency's current budget, to land humans on the moon by 2024. In an interview with CNN, Bridenstine said, "Think of it as a short...