Menu icon A vertical stack of three evenly spaced horizontal lines. NASA and China could (and would) collaborate on space exploration, but right now it's illegal. China's space program gets very little coverage, and when it does, it's often about the need for the U.S. to guard against 'space lasers' amid the presumed militarization of space. Six government space agencies—the China National Space Administration (CNSA), the … So the Chinese space program is already well on its way to offering a serious threat to American interests in space. The organization is composed of four departments: General Planning; System Engineering; Science, Technology, and … China National Space Administration (CNSA), Chinese Guojia Hangtianju, Chinese government organization founded in 1993 to manage national space activities.