Cautionary tales from one not afraid to risk all

| Aug 3, 2013

Cautionary tales from one not afraid to risk all

by Tomoko Otake

In December 1990, journalist Toyohiro Akiyama made headlines the world over when he blasted off aboard a Soviet rocket to become the very first “space correspondent” in history. The Soyuz capsule with the 47-year-old Tokyo Broadcasting System reporter strapped inside later docked with the ...