Sirisha Bandla is among the five people to take the fourth fully crewed test space flight on 11 July 2021 with Virgin Galatic. This would be the second India born woman to travel space after Kalpana Chawla. Sirisha Bandla born in Guntur, Andhra Pradesh grew up in Houston Texas in the United States. Following the masters in Business Administration.
She joined Virgin galactic in 2015 and holds the designation of vice president of government affairs at the space mission company.