Ensure American global leadership in space technology innovations through increased partnering with industry and demonstrating key lunar surface and deep space technologies. By September 30, 2023, NASA will demonstrate leadership in space technology by:
- Enhancing partnerships with industry through delivery or completion of milestones for at least 4 Tipping Point opportunities, and at least 3 critical small business technology transitions to develop capabilities that support NASA and commercial needs;
- Delivering at least 3 new technologies that will be demonstrated on the lunar surface or in lunar orbit; and
- Completing at least 2 major milestones for projects that increase the nation’s capabilities in deep space.