The Inspiration4 crew (from left) Chris Sembroski, Hayley Arceneaux, Jared Isaacman and Sian Proctor float in zero gravity during a plane ride in preparation for their trip to Earth’s orbit. Photo: AFP The Inspiration4 crew (from left) Chris Sembroski, Hayley Arceneaux, Jared Isaacman and Sian Proctor float in zero gravity during a plane ride in preparation for their trip to Earth’s orbit. Photo: AFP
The Inspiration4 crew (from left) Chris Sembroski, Hayley Arceneaux, Jared Isaacman and Sian Proctor float in zero gravity during a plane ride in preparation for their trip to Earth’s orbit. Photo: AFP
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Elon Musk’s SpaceX to make history with all-civilian crew going where none has gone before – into Earth orbit

  • Jared Isaacman, American founder and chief executive of e-commerce firm Shift4 Payments, will lead a crew of four on the trip expected to last three days
  • The four passengers will be carried into the Earth’s orbit where they’ll circle the globe once every 90 minutes at more than 17,000 miles per hour

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The Inspiration4 crew (from left) Chris Sembroski, Hayley Arceneaux, Jared Isaacman and Sian Proctor float in zero gravity during a plane ride in preparation for their trip to Earth’s orbit. Photo: AFP The Inspiration4 crew (from left) Chris Sembroski, Hayley Arceneaux, Jared Isaacman and Sian Proctor float in zero gravity during a plane ride in preparation for their trip to Earth’s orbit. Photo: AFP
The Inspiration4 crew (from left) Chris Sembroski, Hayley Arceneaux, Jared Isaacman and Sian Proctor float in zero gravity during a plane ride in preparation for their trip to Earth’s orbit. Photo: AFP
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