Edge of space flight for Julia Li
On the 10th, May our company has met the guest from China, whose name is Julia Li. Julia is the first woman of China, who has performed the «Edge of Space» flight on MiG-29. Also Julia is one of the most impressive businesswomen of the world. She is the founder of HCD Global, a leading education technology group based in China.
Her visit took place as part of a mission to support innovative education through the experience of space travel.
Nevertheless Julia’s flight was not only business, it sooner was realization of her blue child’s dream.
After the flight Julia said:
«Today’s voyage also has personal significance. I have long had a fear of heights. I continue fighting to stretch my ‘comfort zone’ to overcome this fear. In sharing my experience, I hope that others will be inspired to face their own challenges with a positive attitude. It is core to the process of learning and growing.»
It’s also worth mentioning, that longing to overcome the fear of heights Julia Li raised to the height of about 20 km!