Space diversity: the European Space Agency obtains the first parastronaut

In addition to John McFall, ESA’s first astronaut recruitment campaign in over a decade, with the aim of bringing diversity to space travel, also included two women. /smart-living/innovation/space-diversity-european-space-agency-gets-1st-parastronaut-111669281281342.html 111669281281342 history PARIS (AP) — The European Space Agency made history Wednesday by selecting an amputee who lost a leg in a motorcycle accident to be part … Read more

Space diversity: the European space agency obtains the first parastronaut

The European Space Agency made history on November 23 by selecting an amputee who lost a leg in a motorcycle accident to be among its newest batch of astronauts, a leap towards its pioneering ambition to send someone with a physical disability into space. John McFall, a 41-year-old Briton who lost his right leg when … Read more