Once all the ground testing is complete, NASA will start looking into moving Kilopower into a space power
For the past 60 years, the United States has enjoyed its position as the world's preeminent space power
, sending men to the moon, launching satellites to the farthest depths of the solar system, and dominating the modern battlefield with space technology.
Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a message of congratulations for the successful launch of China's sixth manned spacecraft, expressing hope that "Chinese people will take bigger steps and march further in space, to make a new contribution to the building of China into a space power
He earlier said the failures hurt Russia's image as a leading space power
This issue of Air and Space Power
Journal-Africa and Francophonie offers perceptive articles on a variety of subjects ranging from speculation about the future of airpower to an examination of the problem of collapsed states in Africa.
In his latest book, James Clay Moltz of the Naval Postgraduate School offers a comprehensive historical and contemporary analysis of the rise of Asia's 14 leading space power
Summary: China has launched its second lunar exploration probe, boosting the country's efforts to rise as a major space power
Fourteen essays presented at the November 2006 symposium chronicle the early emergence of space as a perceived military domain during the Cold War, the evolution of space doctrine, and technological innovations that transformed American space power
For the past decade and a half, we have struggled to understand the meaning of space power
, space superiority, and space dominance.
Birkan, who manages the space power
and propulsion basic research investment portfolio at AFOSR, explained why continued funding toward this research is so important.
The uniqueness and the unique contribution in this world of interdependence that we're talking about is reflected by air and space power
in the very nature of what it brings, in the notion of delivering sovereign options, or in the notion of holding a global set of activities or targets at risk.
Our partner air forces understand the value of air and space power
and its effective against the broad range of threats we will encounter in the coming years.