The second round of talks between the USA and China devoted to cooperation in space exploration took place on October, 20 in Washington D.C.
The representatives of the organs of government were present at the meeting. The delegation consisted of the NOAA officers, NASA management, members of Federal Aviation Administration and US Department of Defense.
Parties discussed programs of space exploration which are already in action or scheduled for the years to come. They also spoke about cooperation of the countries in this sphere. First of all, the problems of the increase of space debris, safety of spaceflights, studying of climate change and near-earth space were discussed.
The third round of negotiations between the countries will take place in 2017 in China.
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