It looks like he already has some takers.
“SpaceX says it will fly 2 people to the moon next year”
The SpaceX Falcon rocket launches from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, carrying a load of supplies for the International Space Station. The company has now set its sights on a loftier target: The moon.
CRAIG BAILEY/FLORIDA TODAY VIA AP
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX said Monday it will fly two people to the moon next year, a feat not attempted since NASA’s Apollo heyday close to half a century ago.
Tech billionaire Elon Musk — the company’s founder — announced the surprising news Monday.
Two people who know one another approached the company about sending them on a weeklong flight just beyond the moon, according to Musk. He won’t identify the pair or the price tag. They’ve already paid a “significant” deposit, he noted.”
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