ahead of the today’s imminent reveal of the mystery passenger who will fly around the moon in spaceX‘s forthcoming big falcon rocket, elon musk has tweeted two new renders of the spacecraft. announced for the first time last year and nicknamed ‘big f***ing rocket’ by musk, the 348 feet tall (106 meters) ship will contain up to 40 cabins and have enough space for 100 people.
BFR’s booster will be lifted off the ground by 31 Raptor engines capable of producing 5,400 tons of thrust whilst according to one of the most recently released renders, the ship itself will house 7 raptor engines. in another tweet, musk responded to a twitter user, confirming a forward-moving wing near the nose that can retract or expand when required.
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