Claudia Barilla is Guy Laliberte partner on travel aboard the Soyuz TMA-16 to the International Space Station. She and their two children was left behind.
The former model was crying, “I’m very happy for him. It’s amazing.”
Guy, a billionaire entrepreneur paid $35 milion for the space travel. The adventure was announced on June 4, 2009 and he became the first Canadian space tourist aboard a Soyuz flight.