According to Elon Musk, the space firm will turn a Falcon 9 rocket, to become a ‘mini-BFR’ for tests into the skies by June 2019.
The tests will take place at the SpaceX South Texas Launch Site.
The BFR (Big Falcon Rocket) is a passenger spacecraft that can carry up to 100 people and up to 450 tons of cargo.
Mod to SpaceX tech tree build: Falcon 9 second stage will be upgraded to be like a mini-BFR Ship
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) November 7, 2018