The United States promised to send the first humans to Mars by 2030, but experts in the field of space expressed doubt reach this goal. Poor planning and lack of funds lead to permanent delays. The President of the United States Donald trump is also aimed to send Americans to the moon again for the first time since the mission “Apollo” 60-ies and 70-ies — to experience the technology and the ships that will carry humans to Mars.
However, the decision is to return to the moon — can delay the entire process, because the previous President Barack Obama has set the task to fly to Mars.
With an annual budget of $ 18 billion NASA needed an additional 3 billion a year to implement a trip to Mars. While space Agency loses money.
The national Academy of Sciences has calculated that if the NASA budget will move as planned, “forget about the scenario of reaching Mars in 2030-ies. Is that to 2050.”
Obviously, so long no one will not want.
Chris CARBERRY Executive Director Explore Mars, believes that international and private partners could help US reach Mars. However, they fear that the national rate may change. The experts identified a dozen technologies that need to begin developing now if the US wants to land humans on Mars in 2030.