Blue Origin

September 16, 2015

Amazon founder signals space intent

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has put forward plans to build and launch rockets from Florida’s “Space Coast”. The tech entrepreneur’s initial $200m investment will see him […]
May 2, 2015

BLUE ORIGIN'S ROCKET FLIES 58 MILES HIGH

New Shepard–the primary rocket from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ private spaceflight venture, Blue Origin–flew a successful test flight yesterday. It climbed 307,000 feet, or 58 miles […]
January 10, 2013

U.S. spaceship ventures plan to send test pilots into orbit as early as 2015

Americans could be flying into orbit on U.S.-built spaceships again as early as 2015 — but the first fliers won’t be NASA astronauts or millionaire space tourists. Instead, […]