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FAA Enters Commercial Orbital Space R&D Partnership With France

Michael Huerta, head of the Federal Aviation Administration, has signed a non-binding agreement with French space agency president Jean-Yves Le Gall for both countries to conduct research and development efforts on the safety of commercial orbital space transportation. “The primary focus of this new partnership is to understand each other’s safety regulations and to evaluate safety …

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NASA Signs Mars Exploration Deals With European Space Agencies

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden has signed contracts with space agency executives of Spain and France for the countries to continue projects for future exploration missions to Mars. NASA said Tuesday the agreement calls for France’s national space agency to develop the mast for the Mars 2020 rover’s SuperCam component. SuperCam is designed to …

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