According to the office of the Ukrainian president, Bill Nelson accepted the invitation to visit Ukraine.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky, who is on a working visit to the United States, discussed joint projects in the field of space with the head of the American National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Bill Nelson. This was announced on Tuesday by the office of the head of the Ukrainian state.
“President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky met with the head of NASA Bill Nelson. The parties discussed the prospects for the participation of Ukrainian enterprises in the Antares project, the Artemis lunar exploration program, as well as projects that Ukraine can join,” the message reads.
Zelensky noted that Kyiv is interested in reviving the scientific and technical potential and considers cooperation with NASA as an important component of the development of the domestic space industry. “Ukraine should become a space power again. Exploring and using outer space for peaceful purposes is an important component of the partnership between Ukraine and the United States,” the Ukrainian leader stressed.
The head of NASA accepted the President’s invitation to visit Ukraine.