Japan will send an astronaut to the Moon with NASA, says President Biden

Japanese astronauts will take part in NASA’s Artemis missions to the moon, and possibly even reach the surface, amid an interagency push to expand lunar exploration.

President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida confirmed the commitment Monday (May 23) during a meeting in Tokyo, NASA and the White House said in separate announcements.


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