A little less than a month after the world’s first all-civilian spaceflight, Inspiration4, Netflix released the first trailer for its documentary: The “countdown” they are preparing with the mission where we will be able to see some days of preparation, launch and return of the next astronauts home. which task is scheduled for September 15th It will be a historical event as four civilians orbit the earth for three daysbefore returning to Earth.
This documentary will closely follow the entire team and cover the pre-flight process, From selection and training Through it the pilots had to independently go through their experience in space.
This will be the mission of Inspiration4
NS this missionThe four people who have been selected They will enter the Crew Dragon space capsule and leave aboard a Falcon 9 rocket of SpaceX in an operation funded by billionaire Jared Isaacsman who in addition to making history by Do not include professional astronauts on boardIt will raise awareness and fund the work of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
crew It will orbit the Earth at an altitude of 575 kmThey fly farther than astronauts on the International Space Station, who orbit the planet at a distance of between 335 and 460 km. With this achievement, They will become the furthest people around the earth Since the last mission to Hubble, which is located approximately 593 kilometers away.
The series that will be Directed by Emmy Award-winning Jason Heherer (The Last Dance), and will allow you to capture civilian space exploration in near real time. And according to the progress, the loops will output as follows:
- September 6: Episode 1 and 2, “Meet the Crew”
- September 13: Episodes 3 and 4 “Preparing for Launch”
- September 15: “Live Launch” from the Netflix YouTube channel
- End of September: Episode 5 “Homecoming”
This new production of Netfix aims to cover who Selection, training and some intimate scenes Prior to take off where we can learn about the physical, mental and emotional challenges of pilots. Among the aspects that stand out from the documentary is that platform To show the launch live, Youtube . will be And the last episode for which no date has been set, will be a Summary including launch, travel and return New astronauts on Earth.
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