SpaceX moon announcement: Yusaku Maezawa, Japanese entrepreneur, will become first commercial passenger on BFR rocket launch to circle the moon

A Japanese art collector and billionaire fashion entrepreneur is paying SpaceX an undisclosed but “significant” amount to charter a flight around the moon as early as 2023 aboard the company’s planned BFR rocket, a mission that will include a half-dozen other invited artists for what would be the first privately funded moon mission. “Ever since […]