Israeli Deal Keeps Google Lunar X-Prize Alive

Credit: SpaceIL
Google will keep $30 million in X-Prize money for a private trip to the Moon on the table until the end of 2017, now that Israel’s entry in the international competition has booked a lunar launch on a planned Spaceflight Industries multipayload mission set for late 2017. The Google Lunar X-Prize was...

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