“Most of what people consider to be long-distance trips would be completed in less than half an hour,” - Musk
This address was a follow-up to one he gave to the group last September in Mexico, where he unveiled his grand scheme for colonizing Mars. He described a slightly scaled-down 348-foot-tall (106-meter-tall) rocket and announced that the private space company aims to launch two cargo missions to Mars in 2022.
“That’s not a typo,” he said, pausing, as charts appeared on a large screen. “Although it is aspirational.”