Beyond the Atmosphere: Early Years of Space Science

 
 
CHAPTER 9
 
EXTERNAL RELATIONS
 
 
 
[116] To provide an organization for handling relations within NASA was not enough. In a program that clearly would involve more people outside NASA than in, and in which numerous other agencies would have strong interests, NASA had to devise mechanisms for a variety of external relations. During Glennan's 29 months as administrator a considerable amount of management time was devoted to such matters.1 Some of the arrangements worked out concerned space science.
 

 
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