Memorial Spaceflights

Luna 01 Flight

About The Luna 01 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 Luna 01 Flight.


Hear first hand impressions from Celestis launch guests.

About the Luna 01 Flight

One year after Celestis' historical

extends launched its memorial spaceflight services makes history again.

Celestis provided its first Luna Service mission by helping friends of noted planetary geologist Dr. Eugene Shoemaker include a symbolic portion of Dr. Shoemaker's remains on the NASA Lunar Prospector mission launched January 6, 1998.

Luna Service #1

Celestis Memorial Spaceflight: #2
Mission Name: Luna 01 Flight
Launch Location: Cape Canaveral AFS, Florida
Launch Date: 1998-01-06

Honored Participants aboard the Luna 01 Flight


Luna 01 Flight Mission Logo