SpaceX signs up first passenger to fly around the moon

Published: September 14, 2018 15:17:41 | Updated: October 12, 2018 17:37:52

Picture used for illustrative purpose only. Courtesy: Twitter/SpaceX

Elon Musk’s SpaceX said it has signed the world’s first private passenger to fly around the moon aboard its Big Falcon Rocket (BFR), a massive launch vehicle that is being designed to carry people into deep space, according to a Reuters report.

The space transportation company gave no further details, but said more information would be available on Monday next.

“Find out who’s flying and why on Monday, September 17,” SpaceX said in a tweet on Thursday.

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