Moon Landing Not Critical; Time to Fix Things on Earth: Portugal Space
23 January 2024
The Portuguese Space Agency, led by President Ricardo Conde, is focusing on current challenges rather than pursuing moon landings or lunar mineral extraction.
The agency’s focus is on improving life on Earth, rather than risking any national program for the sake of an astronaut.
This is why they are part of the European Space Agency, which is rapidly changing with a focus on developing human spaceflight capabilities.