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The launch date for the first all-civilian spaceflight from SpaceX has been set, and it will orbit the Earth for three days

SpaceX A target launch date for the world’s first civilian was announced later this month Spaceflightthat orbits the Earth for three days.

Inspiration4 will launch on September 15 from Launch Complex 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, SpaceX He said this in a press release on Friday.

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The Inspiration4 crew will board the SpaceX Falcon 9 and Dragon Capsule on a multi-day flight and orbit Earth every 90 minutes on a dedicated flight path, which will be carefully monitored by the airline’s mission controller. After completing the mission, the dragon will return to Earth’s atmosphere to spray water off the coast of Florida.

The entire civilian staff consists of the mission’s commander, Jared Askman, and the head of the mission, Dr. Sian Proctor, Physician Hayley Arsenault, and Mission Specialist Chris Sembrowski.

The All-Civilian Inspiration4 crew is shown from left to right: Expedition Specialist Chris Simbrowski, Expedition Leader Dr. Sian Proctor, campaign leader Jared Isakman and medical officer Hayley Arsenault. (SpaceX/Inspire 4)

Isaac He is the founder and CEO of Shift4 Payments and a premium test aircraft that holds several world records, including two Speed-Around-The-World flights in 2008 and 2009, which won money and awareness from the Make-a-Wish Foundation.

He has also participated in more than 100 air shows as part of the Black Diamond Jet team, donated every performance to charity and co-founded what would become the world’s largest private airline, Draken International, to train pilots for the United States. Armed forces.

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Proctor is a 51-year-old businessman, teacher, and trained pilot. She was born in Guam, where her father worked at a NASA observation station during the Apollo missions.

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Arceneaux She is a 29-year-old physician assistant at Children’s Research Hospital St. Jude was a former patient and at the age of ten she suffered from bone cancer.

Simbrowski He is a 41-year-old employee of the aviation industry at Lockheed Martin and a veteran of the US Air Force.

The mission will raise funds and raise awareness for Children’s Research Hospital in St. Judy.

The deposit release date has been set for September 16th.

Lucas Manfredi of FOX Business contributed to this report.