SpaceX announces BFR lunar passenger, mission for Earth’s artists

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According to (This article and its images were originally posted on NASASpaceFlight.com September 18, 2018 at 12:04AM.)

SpaceX has revealed the name of the passenger who has paid for a circumlunar navigation voyage aboard the company’s under construction BFR (Big Falcon Rocket) vehicle.  Yusaku Maezawa, a Japanese entrepreneur, purchased an entire BFR rocket with plans to ask a handful of artists to join him on his journey – artists who can then create works to inspire others to dream.

The traveller(s) and the flight:

After giving an update on the BFR’s overall architectural changes (for which NASASpaceflight will publish an in-depth article later), Elon Musk, founder, CEO, and Lead Designer at SpaceX, introduced the person who purchased an entire BFR for a flight around the moon.

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This article and its images were originally posted on [NASASpaceFlight.com] September 18, 2018 at 12:04AM. Credit to the original author and NASASpaceFlight.com | ESIST.T>G>S Recommended Articles Of The Day.

 

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