Daughter of millionaire, 15, died on British Airways flight from Heathrow to Nice after allergic reaction
A school girl suffered an allergic reaction and died after eating a Pret a Manger baguette during a British Airways flight, her parents said. Natasha Ednan-Laperouse, 15, collapsed during the flight from London Heathrow to Nice in July last year. Her father, Nadim, the millionaire founder of WOW Toys, administered two EpiPen injections of adrenalin but Natasha died later in hospital. The teenager, from Fulham, London, was allergic to sesame seeds and had eaten an artichoke, olive and tapenade baguette bought from Pret a Manger in Terminal 5, said the family’s solicitor. Shortly after the plane took off on July 7 2016 the teenager began to feel seriously unwell and her father swiftly administered the first of two EpiPens she carried. But her condition did not improve and she started to hyperventilate, reports the Sunday Times. Cabin staff were alerted and a second EpiPen was …
Elon Musk's SpaceX to name first passenger for round-the-moon flight Monday
LOS ANGELES -- SpaceX is expected to name the first private passenger to fly around the moon at an event Monday evening.
CEO Elon Musk will likely name the individual that SpaceX says will be the 25th person to swing around the backside of the moon and the first since America's Apollo missions ended in 1972.
The announcement is scheduled for 6 p.m. EST at the headquarters of Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX for short, in the Los Angeles suburb of Hawthorne.
The mission will be "an important step toward enabling access for everyday people who dream of traveling to space, SpaceX said in a tweet. Source