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Japanese Billionaire with Free Passes for Trip to Moon Gets over 3 Lakh Applications, Most from India

07/03/2021 03:55 PM | Click to read full article

On Tuesday, Japanese entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa had announced his desire to take eight members to the Dear Moon mission in collaboration with Elon Musk’s SpaceX that would be the first civilian lunar mission. And within three days he has been flooded with over 3,00,000 applications from around the world.

The highest number of applications were from India followed by the United States, Japan, France, and the United Kingdom.