Elon Musk's mission to the moon: SpaceX to launch tourism prototype spaceship

Elon Musk's mission to the moon: SpaceX to launch tourism prototype spaceship

Elon Musk and his engineers are planning to do something that many people only expect to see in science fiction films. Musk's SpaceX signed the world's first ever private passenger to fly around the moon. The name of this passenger is yet to be revealed.

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While some people are labelling Elon Musk's latest innovative plans as too ambitious, others are excited of the possibilities that await the world if everything goes according to plan.

The person that was chosen by Musk and his team will be lucky enough to travel into space in a spacecraft that was designed to be able to fly to Mars.

This flight to the moon is part of SpaceX's plans to make everyday people's dreams of seeing space come true.

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Musk will reveal all the finer details on Monday evening.

No one has been to the moon since 1972 and only 24 people ever had the privilege.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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