Op-ed | Space tourism’s environmental price tag

There’s no such factor as a free launch — particularly in terms of suborbital pleasure rides Whether or not or not you agree with Elon Musk that we’d like larger quantity and... Read more »

Blue Origin ready for first crewed New Shepard launch

WASHINGTON — Blue Origin is on monitor to carry out the primary crewed launch of its New Shepard car July 20, carrying firm founder Jeff Bezos and three others on a suborbital... Read more »

Dutch teenager to fly on New Shepard

WASHINGTON — An 18-year-old Dutch man will fly on Blue Origin’s first crewed New Shepard suborbital flight, taking the place of the unidentified winner of an public sale final month for the... Read more »

Blue Origin donates New Shepard auction proceeds to space nonprofit groups

WASHINGTON — With lower than every week earlier than its first crewed suborbital spaceflight, Blue Origin is distributing among the proceeds from an public sale for one of many seats on that... Read more »

Amazon planning 3,236-satellite constellation for internet connectivity

WASHINGTON — Amazon is becoming a member of the record of corporations planning a constellation of 1000’s of satellites for broadband web connectivity. The web procuring big has requested worldwide spectrum regulators... Read more »

Bezos emphasizes altitude advantage of New Shepard over SpaceShipTwo

NEW YORK — As Blue Origin prepares to start out flying individuals on its New Shepard suborbital car, the corporate’s founder says the altitude the car can attain will put it over... Read more »