Private Spaceflight Crew Arrives For Launch Prep

Inspiration4 crew from left Jared Isaacman, Chris Sembroski, Sian Proctor and Hayley Arceneaux.
Credit: John Kraus/Inspiration4
CAPE CANAVERAL—A group of four amateur astronauts poised to become the first privately funded orbital spaceflight crew arrived at Kennedy Space Center (KSC) in Florida in preparation for launch at 8 p.m. EDT on Sept. 15. Project organizer, financier and commander Jared Isaacman, 38, and his three...
Irene Klotz

Irene Klotz is Senior Space Editor for Aviation Week, based in Cape Canaveral. Before joining Aviation Week in 2017, Irene spent 25 years as a wire service reporter covering human and robotic spaceflight, commercial space, astronomy, science and technology for Reuters and United Press International.

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