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SpaceX announces second crew member of its all-civilian space mission – The Verge

The second member of the SpaceX Inspiration4 mission will be Hayley Arceneaux, a physician assistant at St. Jude who survived bone cancer. She could be both the…

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Cancer survivor Hayley Arceneaux will be the first person in space with a prosthetic body part
Hayley Arceneaux
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Hayley Arceneaux, a physician assistant at St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, will join the first all-civilian trip to space, SpaceX announced today. She will orbit Earth for up to five days in the Crew Dragon capsule as part of the Inspiration4 mission. Crew members are being selected based on mission pillars of leadership, hope, generosity and prosperity, according…

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