Elon Musk’s space company, SpaceX will launch the DOGE-1 Mission to the Moon. In fact, paid in full with DOGE.
Specifically, the Geometric Energy Corporation (GEC), based in Canada, announced this Sunday the DOGE-1 Mission, which will target the Moon. Additionally, this mission has the peculiarity that it will be paid in full with Dogecoin.
As a curious fact, Musk previously announced the company’s plans, although in a tweet April Fools Day.
«SpaceX is going to put a literal Dogecoin on the Moon, literal».
In particular, the DOGE-1 mission comes after Elon Musk, the self-proclaimed “Dogefather,” made his debut as a host on Saturday Night Live.
SpaceX and the DOGE-1 Mission
The truth is, according to a press release, Geometric Energy Corporation (GEC) has paid SpaceX, Elon Musk’s company, to launch Mission DOGE-1 to the Moon.
Very importantly, the financial value of the mission was not disclosed.
The truth is that Geometric Energy Corporation’s DOGE-1 mission to the Moon will involve the administration of the Geometric Space Corporation (GSC) mission.
Also, collaborating with SpaceX to launch a 40-kilogram cube as a carpool on a Falcon 9 lunar payload mission in the first quarter of 2022.
By the way, Geometric Energy Corporation said its payload will get lunar spatial intelligence from onboard sensors and cameras. With integrated communications and computer systems.
In this regard, Tom Ochinero, vice president of commercial sales at SpaceX, said: «DOGE-1, will demonstrate the application of cryptocurrency beyond Earth orbit. And, it will lay the foundation for interplanetary trade».
«We are excited to launch DOGE-1 to the Moon».
Also, Geometric Energy CEO Samuel Reid said: “Having officially negotiated with DOGE for an agreement of this magnitude. Geometric Energy Corporation and SpaceX, have solidified DOGE as a unit of account for the lunar business in the space sector».
New record for your rocket series
Undoubtedly, for SpaceX, the announcement also comes on the day the company set a new record for its Falcon 9 series of rockets. After putting another batch of satellites into orbit Starlink, SpaceX landed the Falcon 9 rocket booster for the tenth time.
Finally, when Elon Musk said that Dogecoin would reach the Moon, he was serious, what do you think about it? Let me know in the comment box.
I close with this phrase by Neil Armstrong: «Research is creating new knowledge».