One of the first and most iconic conquests of space was the moon. However, now that companies seem to be focusing more on discovering its potential on Mars. Still, the moon is not forgotten and Artemis Project NASA has another new partnership. SpaceX wins billionaire deal with NASA
The space agency has won a $ 2.9 billion contract from NASA to send humans to the moon.
SpaceX allies with NASA to capture the moon
If holidays on earth make you bored, Elon Musk wants to give you one Season on Mars. On the other hand, NASA has opened up the possibility of sending humans to the moon and ground transport will be built SpaceX.
The money will go towards building a spacecraft capable of landing humans on the moon. According to NASA official Lisa Watson-Morgan, SpaceX must complete a test flight to check all systems, including landing on the moon. Surface, before the official demonstration.
The next landing should be made soon. This is an incredible time to engage in human research.
NASA Interim Administrator Steve Zursik said in a video conference.
Elon Musk wants infinity and beyond
While this does not hide the desire to send humans to Mars to create a true civilization, for now, SpaceX is being used to reinforce the Starling satellite system, in addition to other spacecraft.
As we can see, this is not an easy and hassle-free process. In addition, the prototype nave espacial Starship Because it exploded more than once, it was under a blanket. However, these setbacks do not seem to have shaken the company, Elon Musk or even its investors.
So, it seems clear that SpaceX's next plan is to cover Mars, but not the moon. Of course, landing on the moon with humans would mark another great leap for humanity.