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SpaceX launches 4 amateurs on private Earth-circling trip

Cape Canaveral (US) (AP): SpaceX’s first private flight streaked into orbit Wednesday night with two contest winners, a health care worker and their rich sponsor, the most ambitious leap yet in space tourism. It was the first time a spacecraft circled Earth with an all-amateur crew and no professional astronauts. Punch it, SpaceX! the flight’s billionaire […]