Japan allows military to operate in space

时间:2019-03-02 01:06:01166网络整理admin

The Japanese military looks likely to be allowed to operate in space for the first time, in response to growing domestic concern over the threat posed by North Korea and China. North Korea now has a ballistic-missile system capable of striking Japan and the west coast of the US, and China rattled nerves in the region last year by destroying one of its orbiting weather satellites using a ground-based missile. Japan has responded by developing an anti-missile capability of its own, based on US technology. In December 2007,