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In the United States is concerned about China’s progress in creating high quality weapons and spacecraft. The relevant reports of the analysts listened to the congressional Subcommittee on readiness Committee on armed services of the U.S. house of representatives, reports Space News.
The experts noted that for the production of satellites China uses only its own components. In addition, the country is actively promoting its own products on the world market, which is increasingly difficult to compete with American producers.
The meeting pointed out that China’s success is observed against the background of continuing restrictions on the importation of American high-tech products for space applications. Experts and politicians agree that China is intensively reduces the technological gap with the United States.
On the other hand, Congresswoman Elise Stefanik noted that while it is impossible to say that the technological dominance of China is a foregone conclusion. Experts note that the United States should closely monitor the situation and, if necessary, to invest more in innovation and the defense.
The United States hopes for explosive growth in the private sector, but I believe that China is better established technology transfer civilian use in military applications.
About Russia as a competitor to the United States to build satellites on action of the Subcommittee was not reported.
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