Musk announced the first flights to Mars in 2019


The head of the company SpaceX Elon Musk expects the first flight of the new spacecraft designed for exploration of the red planet in 2019.

American private space company SpaceX will be ready to perform the first flights to Mars in 2019. This was stated by the founder of the company Elon Musk, writes the Independent.
"Right now we are building the first interplanetary spacecraft to fly to Mars. I think we will be able to carry out the first short flights, there and back in the first half of next year," he said, speaking at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas.
While Musk said that his predictions are sometimes "too optimistic".

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