It is not the proper role of NASA or the federal government to put ads in outer space, or promote entertainment products, or assist corporations in marketing, or help prop up sagging or tarnished corporate images. These are functions properly left to the private sector.

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News Releases

Don't Put Ads in Outer Space, Commercial Alert Tells NASA
Gary Ruskin | August 12th, 2001

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Related Articles

Business on Board; NASA Shifts Strategy For Selling Outer Space
Ariana Eunjung Cha | Washington Post | March 19th, 2003

External Links

Enhanced Strategy for the Development of Space Commerce (Draft)
NASA | September 24, 2001

Space Advertising Prohibition Act