Tito Proposes Human Mars Flyby For 2018 Launch

Credit: NASA

Space tourist and former NASA engineer Dennis Tito is bankrolling a proposed 501-day human flyby of Mars that would have to launch in January 2018. Even if the Inspiration Mars Foundation that Tito is personally funding for two years never gets its planned human Mars-flyby mission off the ground...

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