Katya Echazarreta has made history as the first Mexican woman in space! The 26-year-old electrical and hardware engineer made her dreams come true of traveling to space, joining the crew boarding the fifth passenger flight in Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin over the weekend. “Everyone around me – family, friends, teachers – I just kept hearing the same thing: That’s not for you,” Katya revealed, sharing her experience growing up in Guadalajara, Mexico. Instagram The engineer has also become one of the youngest women to fly to space, after being chosen from more than 7,000 application . . .