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SpaceX announced the first private passenger flight to an orbit of the Moon — Rambler News Service


SpaceX announced the first private passenger flight to an orbit of the Moon
Photo: The SpaceX Corporation of Elon Musk has chosen by globallookpress.com the tourist for the first private passenger flight around the Moon, the press service of the company has reported. "SpaceX has enlisted the first-ever private passenger for flight around the Moon onboard our carrier rocket BFR. It is an important step to ensuring access to ordinary people who dream of travel to space" — it is said in the statement. The press service of SpaceX has reminded that only 24 persons for all history went to the Moon, including into her orbit. Nobody was on the satellite since the last space mission of Apollo which has taken place in 1972. The company has promised to tell the name of the first private tourist into a lunar orbit on September 17 at 18:00 on the Pacific time (on September 18, 04:00 Moscow time).

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