Inspiration4's Crew Dragon waits on top of a Falcon9 rocket for a launch into orbit.
Hot on the rocket-fueled-heels of the billionaire space race, four "everyday people" are set to make space history when they strap into a SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule and go for a three-day joyride around our planet on Wednesday. The Inspiration4 mission, which doubles as a fundraiser for St. Jude Children's Hospital, is scheduled to launch as soon as Wednesday, Sept. 15 and you can watch live right here.
SpaceX will livestream the event. The five-hour launch window opens at 5:02 p.m. PT on Wednesday. "The latest forecast from the US Space Force's 45th Weather Squadron predicts a 70% chance of favorable conditions for liftoff at the launch complex," Inspiration4 said in a statement on Sunday. The broadcast, from SpaceX, is scheduled to begin at 12:45 p.m ...
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