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SpaceX is a private American spaceflight company owned by Elon Musk and headquartered in California. It was founded in 2020 with the goal of reducing space transportation costs and enable the colonization of other planets. Currently, the company manufactures and launches advanced rockets and satellites into orbit and delivers cargo to the International Space Station.
After completing 31 successful missions in 2021, SpaceX launched the first batch of Starlink satellites of the new year, sending 49 Internet satellites into orbit atop the Falcon 9 partially reusable rocket.
The company of the American entrepreneur Elon Musk SpaceX has won a NASA contract to create the lunar lander for landing astronauts on the Moon as part of the Artemis program.
Based on data from the Federal Communications Commission of the United States of America, Starlink's average speed reaches 80 Mbit/s, which itself is higher than that of the US competitors such as HughesNet and Viasat.
The head of SpaceX, Elon Musk, announced that Maezawa would be the first tourist to fly to the Moon back in 2018. A total of 10 or 12 people will take part in the mission, eight of whom will be personally invited by Yusaku Maezawa.
SpaceX will send the first person with a prosthetic body part into space as part of the world's first all-civilian space mission. Hayley Arceneaux will also be joined by two contest winners and Jared Isaacman, the billionaire who is funding the mission.
The Starlink satellite Internet kit, which will be shipped "on a first-come, first-served basis," includes a terminal to connect to Starlink satellites, a tripod, and a Wi-Fi router.