TOKYO: A Japanese billionaire has launched a web-based wished advert for a girlfriend who will fly across the Moon with him on a SpaceX rocket.
Yusaku Maezawa, who just lately introduced his break-up with a Japanese actress, is accepting purposes from “single ladies aged 20 or over” who wish to take pleasure in life to the fullest.
The matchmaking train is being was a TV present for an online streaming service.
The flamboyant entrepreneur mentioned he agreed to the thought as a consequence of loneliness in center age.
“I’ve lived precisely as I’ve wished to till now,” mentioned Maezawa, who has three youngsters with two ladies.
“I am 44 now. As emotions of loneliness and vacancy slowly start to surge upon me, there’s one factor that I take into consideration: Persevering with to like one girl,” he mentioned within the advert.
Maezawa has additionally made a pitch on his Twitter account, saying: “Why not be the ‘first girl’ to journey to the moon?”
The deadline to use is January 17, 2020. He’ll make a ultimate choice by the tip of March after happening dates with the candidates.
Maezawa, previously chief of on-line vogue firm Zozo, which he bought to Yahoo! Japan final yr, is thought for getting dear artwork.
He’s scheduled to make a lunar journey in 2023 or later as the primary personal passenger on a voyage by entrepreneur Elon Musk’s SpaceX.
Maezawa additionally plans to take about half a dozen artists with him on the journey, which can take them across the Moon with out touchdown on it. – AFP