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Space Technology Leadership

Goal leaders

Michael Green

Deputy Associate Administrator for Management

Space Technology Mission Directorate (STMD) (NASA)

To achieve

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, 2025, NASA will demonstrate leadership in space technology by:

  • Enhancing partnerships with industry through delivery or completion of milestones for at least 3 Tipping Point opportunities, and at least 3 small business technology transitions;
  • Advancing at least 2 new technologies demonstrated on the lunar surface or in lunar orbit; and
  • Completing at least 4 major milestones for projects that increase the Nation’s capabilities in deep space.

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