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'It has to be something, but it could be infinity': Trump ponders space in strange ceremony - Washington Post

President Trump's ceremony Friday to bring back the National Space Council began to confuse people even before it took place. It was, Trump would say, a big deal: an executive order to resurrect an advisory council that kick-started the first moon ...and more »

President Trump relaunches the National Space Council - Washington Post

President Trump is bringing back the National Space Council, a group formed 60 years ago aimed at coordinating the nation's activities beyond Earth. But with NASA still without an administrator, it's not yet clear what this means for Trump's vision for ...and more »

With “Space Security” Remarks, Trump Even Finds a Way to Ruin Space Exploration - The Mary Sue

From ignoring Pride Month to hating on the First Amendment to refusing to host the White House Eid dinner, Donald Trump is no stranger to ruining anything and everything decent in America. This time around, the target he's chosen is…space travel. At ...and more »

Donald Trump's new National Space Council is already baffling the space industry - Quartz

With no fanfare, US president Donald Trump signed an executive order today to re-form the National Space Council, creating a new body to coordinate space policy across the government. Vice president Mike Pence will chair the council, which president ...and more »

Trump to sign executive order creating a national space council - Ars Technica

Enlarge / Vice President Mike Pence visited airmen and women at Peterson Air Force Base, Schriever AFB, and Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station, Colorado, last week. U.S. Air Force/Christopher DeWitt. reader comments 90. Share this story. Later today ...and more »

Trump signs order reviving long-dormant National Space Council - Spaceflight Now

President Trump signs an executive order re-establishing the National Space Council, with astronauts Dave Wolf and Al Drew, and Apollo 11 moonwalker Buzz Aldrin (left-to-right) looking on. Credit: NASA/Aubrey Gemignani. Emphasizing commercial ...and more »

No space for new space at Trump's space council rollout - Ars Technica

Earlier Friday, Ars exclusively reported on the imminent announcement of a reinstated National Space Council by President Donald Trump. And indeed, the executive order signing ceremony took place on Friday afternoon at the White House before the ...and more »

President Trump signs his executive order to reactivate the National Space Council - GeekWire

President Donald Trump shows off an executive order reviving the National Space Council. NASA astronaut Alvin Drew, Apollo 11 moonwalker Buzz Aldrin and Vice President Mike Pence, the council's chairman, are at far right. (Shannon Augustus / C-SPAN via ...and more »

Presidential Executive Order on Reviving the National Space Council - The White House (blog)

Section 1. Purpose. The National Space Council (Council) was established by Title V of Public Law 100-685 and Executive Order 12675 of April 20, 1989 (Establishing the National Space Council). The Council was tasked with advising and assisting the ...and more »

President Trump Issues Executive Order on Reviving the National Space Council - The White House (blog)

On Friday, President Donald J. Trump issued an Executive Order to revive the National Space Council. President Trump Issues Executive Order on Reviving the National Space Council. President George H.W. Bush established the National Space Council in ...and more »