The BFR rockets developed by SpaceX will deliver the first cargo to the surface of Mars in 2022, and the first team of colonizers-builders will reach the planet by 2024. This in his speech at the International Astronautical Congress in Adelaide (Australia), said the founder of the company Elon Musk.
The general director of SpaceX company Elon Musk spoke about plans to colonize Mars in 2011: then he said that the first person will be on the surface of the “red planet” within the next 10-20 years. The first ship, Dragon drone, the company planned to land on the surface of Mars in 2018, but then the flight was shifted several times : in the end, Musk and completely refusedf the jet landing of the ship.
Now it became known about the company’s new plans to start the construction of the Martian city. A short video with his plan the company posted in its official Twitter.