Arutz Sheva spoke with SpaceIL President Morris Kahn at the AIPAC political conference in Washington DC in 2019.
SpaceIL designed and built the Beresheet spacecraft on its way to the moon. Fourth next month, we must be able to make a correction and get into the gravitational attraction of the moon where we will start to walk the moon, "Khan said, providing up-to-date information on Bereshity's journey. He, to this project, said, "First, I felt that this was a real challenge. It was exciting. But what really attracted me was actually the impact we would do if we succeeded. And the impact will actually put Israel on the map of the moon. Put Israel on the map in space. I think we achieve this goal. "We started as part of the race, but in fact I think what we are doing shows that a small country can innovate and achieve results. the same goal with a much lower budget and much smaller staff, "Cannes continues.
"Excitement in Israel is phenomenal, and we hope to achieve it. We want to encourage young people, excite them in mathematics, science, technology ̵
"The aim is to achieve a landing on the Moon, to show that Israel can do it, plant the flag and make us proud," said Khan.