November 2, 2018
MFP No. 23 Fellow Captain Laura Marshall (U.S. Air Force) was placed in the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology’s Space Development & Utilization Division in September, where she learned how MEXT is helping Japan prepare for challenges in the increasingly contested space domain. Following her four weeks with the ministry, Laura wrote about her time within the division and how it relates to her work as a Space Operations Officer with the Air Force. The full article is available in Japanese via the MEXT monthly “Flash” newsletter here.