Elon Musk ‘confident’ in manned SpaceX mission to Mars in 2026

SpaceX's first crewed mission to Mars could be closer than expected. Elon Musk announced on Wednesday that he feels "highly confident" that his company will be able to launch people toward Mars in 2026.

News 12 Staff

Dec 3, 2020, 4:43 PM

Updated 1,290 days ago

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  • Eat Just will start offering its lab grown chicken in Singapore. The cell-cultured chicken now receiving regulatory approval from the Singapore Food Agency – the first country to do so.
  • The chief operating officer of Jeff Bezos's Blue Origin is now stepping down. CNBC reports that Terry Benedict is leaving the job for another opportunity. This comes as blue origin tries to keep up with space travel competitors like SpaceX and Virgin Galactic.
  • SpaceX's first crewed mission to Mars could be closer than expected. Elon Musk announced on Wednesday that he feels "highly confident" that his company will be able to launch people toward Mars in 2026.


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