Guy LalibertÃ© recalls ‘amazing ride’ in space
Canadian billionaire space tourist Guy LalibertÃ© spoke with wonder Tuesday about his two-week voyage in space, calling his experience an amazing ride while admitting he had on occasion felt queasy.
“Everything was an amazing ride and I would go back up there right now to do it again,” LalibertÃ©, the 50-year-old founder of circus show Cirque du Soleil, told a press conference at Star City outside Moscow.
LalibertÃ© landed on Sunday after blasting off from Baikonur in the Soyuz space craft on September 30 and docking at the International Space Station (ISS).
Smiling broadly, LalibertÃ© called his trip “mission accomplished.” He spoke flanked by U.S. astronaut Michael Barratt and Russian cosmonaut Gennady Padalka who had both returned to earth after long stints on the station.
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