Moon Express

November 30, 2018

NASA selects nine companies for commercial lunar lander program

WASHINGTON — NASA has picked nine companies, ranging from startups to aerospace giants, to be eligible for future contracts to deliver payloads to the surface of […]
September 27, 2018

A Japanese company has announced a long-term plan to develop the Moon

“Around 2030 we expect to begin developing propellant and sending it to spacecraft.” On Wednesday, a Japanese company called ispace announced that it has two missions […]
January 25, 2017

Five finalists will try to land a spacecraft on the Moon this year to win the Google Lunar X Prize

They have booked rides to space, but they need to launch before December 31st From a group of 16 contestants, five teams are officially moving forward […]
January 14, 2017

This private company wants to launch to the moon, and it has the money to do it

A private company you probably haven’t heard of just announced that it has the money it needs to shoot for the moon, literally. Moon Express — […]
August 8, 2016

Priceless Lunar Artifact from NASA Apollo 11 Mission Gets Sold by Mistake

A lunar artifact used in NASA’s Apollo 11 mission has reportedly been sold off at an auction – by mistake. Now, the artifact has been thrust at […]
July 20, 2013

World's first mission to the Moon's south pole announced

The world’s first mission to the South Pole of the Moon was announced today by the International Lunar Observatory Association (ILOA) and Moon Express, Inc. The […]
May 30, 2013

Moon telescope to offer new views of Earth and space

A telescope that is set to launch to the moon in 2015 will allow the public to go on the Internet and view the Earth from […]
May 23, 2013

Space Tech Expo – Moon Rush!

Welcome to the Moon Rush! May 22nd 2013, Long Beach, CA. These inspiring words were spoken this morning by Dr. Bob Richards, CEO of Moon Express, […]
April 4, 2013

Upstart Company Wants to Deliver Your Stuff to the Moon

“I believe the first trillionaires will come from space,” said entrepreneur Bob Richards, clutching a small plastic model of the moon he was given as a gift. Richards, […]