Kudos to Bandla Sirisha!!..
Indo American Astronaut
Virgin Galactic’s ‘Unity 22’ space voyage mission successful
Virgin Galactic’s ‘Unity 22’ space voyage mission was successful where in Telugu pride and Indian origin astronaut Sirisha Bandla travelled to space along with a six members crew including its founder Richards Bronson returned safely to its base spaceport America in New Mexico. In space tourism, a new history has been created proving it is possible within one and half hours to reach space. Bandla Sirisha created a record as the fourth astronaut to step into space after Rakesh Sharma, Kalpana Chawla and Sunita Williams.
Bandla Sirisha as Government affairs and research operation Vice President is one one among crew along with Virgin Galactic’s founder Richard Bronson, Mission specialists and its chief astronaut instructor Beth Moses, lead operations engineer Colin Bennet, All this journey finishes successfully within 90 minutes. Due to bad weather in New Mexico the journey started 90 minutes later than scheduled time. Virgin Galactic’s Boss Bronson described this voyage as an “experience of a lifetime”.
Richard Branson during a live feed Congratulates all his wonderful team at Virgin Galactic for 17 years of hard hard work to get us this far, as the VSS Unity spaceship gilded back to Spaceport America in New Mexico. It reached a peak altitude of around 53 miles (85 kilometers), beyond the boundary of space according to the United States, allowing the passengers to experience weightlessness and admire the Earth’s curvature.
Meanwhile Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Central Ministers congratulated the Virgin Galactic team for their successful mission. They also extended their wishes to Sirisha Banda Indian origin astronaut, for participating in a successful voyage to space. Mr.Y.S.Jaganmohan Reddy, Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Mr.Nara Chandrababu Naidu, former CM of Andhra pradesh and Telugu Desam Party supremo also congratulated Bandla Sirisha on her successful voyage. Finally Sirisha make her dreams true by her efforts and stands as a symbol of Pride for Telugu land, Mr. YS jagan and Mr.Chandrababu remarked and lauded.