You may not know this but Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies (aka “SpaceX”) has one fundamental goal of achieving cheaper spaceflight. A better way to put this is probably “more affordable” spaceflight. Literally, he wants to make travel in space accessible to more people throughout the world.
While this obviously has great implications in terms of vacation options, the research this company conducts is extremely important because what they develop could set the standard for all space-based industries here in the coming years.
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