The two main models for space exploration is the current government owned and operated model and the contest model. Government own and operated is heavily bureaucratic and politician controlled. Politicians main concern is if the spending happens in their district and their knowledge of space technology is highly limited. The contest model where a goal is put out there and a prize goes to the first to achieve that goal has its merits however has major limitations and drawbacks.
Haley2024’s new funding model for the military could also work for space exploration and replace NASA. The model is funding based on capabilities, advancements and achievements. Please fully understand Haley2024’s military funding plan, because space exploration will be attached. 500 additional rating personnel divided in similar manner as the military rating system will be added to the military system.