Memorial Spaceflights

Founders Flight

About The Founders Flight

A mission of purpose, a dream fulfilled.

Launch Experience

Witness the power and grandeur of a launch into space.

Honored Participants

Read about the participants aboard the Founders Flight.


Hear first hand impressions from Celestis launch guests.

About the Founders Flight

Earth Orbit Service #1

Celestis Memorial Spaceflight: #1
Mission Name: Founders Flight
Launch Location: Canary Islands, Spain
Launch Date: April 21, 1997

Track Your Loved One In Earth Orbit

Family and friends can track the path of the orbital satellite as it makes its journey around the Earth.

Satellite Tracking