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  • Who will take Sarah Brightman’s place onboard Soyuz spacecraft?

    Tomasz NowakowskiMay 31st, 2015

    After the resignation of British soprano singer Sarah Brightman from her spaceflight to the International Space Station (ISS), the question is now who will take the vacant seat onboard the Russian Soyuz TMA-18M spacecraft? It may be Brightman’s backup, Japanese entrepreneur Satoshi Takamatsu or Kazakh cosmonaut Aidyn Aimbetov, recent reports say. However, given the recent […]

  • Sarah Brightman postpones her flight to space station

    Tomasz NowakowskiMay 15th, 2015

    British soprano singer Sarah Brightman announced Wednesday that she is postponing her spaceflight to the International Space Station (ISS) planned for Sept. 1. “Sarah Brightman announced today that she is postponing her plans to launch aboard the upcoming Soyuz TMA-18M spaceflight mission,” a statement on her website said. She said that for personal family reasons her […]