View Full Version : NASA and ESA Sign Mars Exploration Joint Initiative

2009-Nov-09, 04:20 PM
NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) have officially agreed to combine their efforts in the exploration and study of Mars. The heads of both agencies, NASA administrator Charles Boden and ESA director-general Jean-Jacques Dordain signed an agreement that officially binds the two agencies together for upcoming orbiter and rover missions. Discussions of this cooperation [...]

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2009-Nov-09, 04:55 PM
A wise move by both teams. Now you're cooking with gas.I still hope to see a manned lander on Mars by 2020, though.