SpaceX capsule returns to Earth with world’s first all-civilian orbital crew

//SpaceX capsule returns to Earth with world’s first all-civilian orbital crew

SpaceX capsule returns to Earth with world’s first all-civilian orbital crew

The quartet of newly minted citizen astronauts comprising the SpaceX Inspiration4 mission safely splashed down in the Atlantic off Florida’s coast on Saturday, completing a three-day flight of the first all-civilian crew ever sent into Earth orbit.The successful launch and return of the mission, the latest in a recent string of rocket-powered expeditions bankrolled by their billionaire passengers, marked another milestone in the fledgling industry of commercial astro-tourism, 60 years after the…

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