BEIJING, Feb. 1 (Xinhua) — Satellite launch company SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said in a recent interview that SpaceX will further promote the launch of the Falcon 9 rocket this year, more than 100 times, according tomedia reports.
Musk talks About SpaceX plans to launch falcon nine more than 100 times this year
Just this week, SpaceX successfully launched the Falcon 9 rocket, putting all 60 Starlink satellites into orbit. These are the fourth batch of Starlink satellites launched by SpaceX, bringing the total number of satellites currently in orbit to 240.
Earlier, Musk said on Twitter that SpaceX has the capability to send 1 million people to Mars by 2050. Although SpaceX’s first “Starship” prototype has not yet been built, ITS CEO, Musk, has laid out ambitious plans, including sending humans to Mars. Today, he posted some of his numbers on Twitter.
Obviously, Musk doesn’t just want to send a few people to Mars, he wants to build a new country there. He set a target of building 100 starships a year, sending about 100,000 people from Earth to Mars every time they orbit.