Space tourism is trivial, but communicating with friends and family is still a challenge. The phone signal takes an insane amount of time to travel in space. It can take months to years for a single message to reach, depending on the distance. The new SpaceMessenger™ app was developed for sending and receiving messages between Earth, the Moon, Mars, and out in space* Messages can be received in no more than 3 minutes* SpaceMessenger™ can only be installed by professionals in selected stores. Please be aware that installment of the SpaceMessenger™ app is free for all phones excluding Apple™ phones, for which there is a $599 installment fee. * SpaceMessenger™ works within a 1 light year radius of the sender. * according to studies conducted so far.