SpaceX will send the remains of 152 dead to space with Falcon Heavy

Tomorrow, June 24 (of course, if the weather permits), Elon Musk SpaceX company will launch its third rocket Falcon Heavy. At  this time  it is quite extraordinary space mission.

Funeral cargo

As  part of the Space Test Program-2 mission, the launch vehicle should  launch 24 satellites, an atomic clock for deep space, and  the ashes of 152 deceased people into space .

A special unit on  the spaceship was rented by Celestis Memorial Spaceflights. She will place there a container with  small capsules in  which will be the ashes of the deceased. These are children, astronauts, scientists and  people who dreamed about  space.

Relatives and friends left touching engravings on  their  capsules  : “ Reach for the  stars! ” And ” In outer space – forever . ”   

The weight of each capsule with  ashes is from 1 to 7 grams. The ashes of the deceased will be scattered in space. The delivery cost of one such capsule is from 5 to 12.5 thousand dollars, depending on the weight and flight range.          

The unusual flight will be launched from the  cosmodrome in  Florida.

Author: Melinda Sherween

I have worked as an art consultant and Home Designer for eight years at all now. As an art consultant, she was first employed in a local art gallery in San Francisco, where I was responsible for picking the most suitable artwork for her clients depending on their goals and budget. Also, I love to craft and fix stuffs at home and want to share my knowledge with my audience)

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