Artist’s impression showing the single-stage MX-1E spacecraft descending toward the lunar surface carrying a suite of science and exploration instruments. The MX-1E can deliver up to 66 lbs. (30 kilograms) to the lunar surface, Moon Express representatives said. | Moon Express

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The MX-1E lander sits on the lunar surface in this artist’s illustration. Moon Express plans to the launch the MX-1E, which uses eco-friendly fuels, toward the moon later this year. | Moon Express
Artist’s impression of the MX-9 return vehicle launching from the moon toward Earth carrying lunar samples. | Moon Express