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Eric Anderson Sarah Brightman Satoshi Takamatsu Space Adventures

Postpones spaceflight

12 May, 2015

A message on Brightman’s Facebook page says she has postponed her flight to the ISS, which was scheduled for September 1, 2015. It is expected that Takamatsu will take her place.

Ms. Brightman said that for personal family reasons her intentions have had to change and she is postponing her cosmonaut training and flight plans at this time

Space Adventures’ Anderson says:

We’ve seen firsthand her dedication to every aspect of her spaceflight training and to date, has passed all of her training and medical tests. We applaud her determination and we’ll continue to support her as she pursues a future spaceflight opportunity.