David Lin is the Senior Director for Future Technology Platforms at the Special Competitive Studies Project. David joined SCSP after more than a decade serving in the U.S. Government, most recently as an economic-coned Foreign Service Officer at the Department of State where he focused on China and technology issues. David also previously worked at the Computer Sciences Corporation (now known as DXC Technology) helping launch technology modernization initiatives in support of government clients. David holds a MA in Security Policy Studies and a BA in International Affairs from the George Washington University.
On the morning of November 2, 2023, the Gobi Desert's silence was shattered: From a remote launchpad at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center (中国酒泉卫 星发射中心), the Hyperbola-2 (双曲线二号), a slender