American astronauts have long been able to land on the moon, and even fly to Mars if the US government has allocated substantial financial assistance.
As reported replyua.net the statement came from Director of the American space Agency NASA Jim Bridenstine. In addition, he expressed serious doubts about landing on the moon in 2024, noting that this could interfere with the political and technical risks. “We’d already been to the moon, if not political risks. Frankly, we’d be on Mars” – said the Director of NASA.
He also said that political risk is the authorities ‘ refusal to Finance the projects. In particular, Breidenstein recalled that twice in the 1990s and 2000s, the years the Agency has attempted to land on a natural satellite of the Earth, but these programs required too much funding. Breidenstein added that tells on the future programme in 2024 now and have time to eliminate all of the risks.
Recall that in India abruptly canceled lunar mission.