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NASA selects SpaceX, Blue Origin, more to build the next human lunar lander



After receiving an additional funding of USD 1.6 billion for its space program & # 39; s, NASA announced it had selected 11 private companies to work with to build the next human landers for its lunar program.

On the official blog, NASA provided a list of companies, including SpaceX from Elon Musk, Blue Origin from Jeff Bezos, and SpaceX, the American space giant SpaceX, which will help steer American astronauts – the first woman and the next man, to the south pole of the moon by 2024 and build sustainable missions by 2028.

This program, called Next Space Technologies for Exploration Partnerships (NextSTEP), requires participating companies to contribute at least 20 percent of the total project costs. The total remuneration amount for all companies is USD 45.5 million.

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