Blue Origin to perform first New Shepard launch under updated license

SANTA FE, N.M. — Blue Origin will conduct its subsequent New Shepard suborbital mission Aug. 25 with a set of analysis payloads, however not folks, on board on the car’s first flight... Read more »

SpaceShipTwo makes first flight to space from New Mexico

Up to date 5:15 p.m. Jap. WASHINGTON — Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo made its first flight to house in additional than two years Could 22, finishing the primary in a collection of 4... 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 »

Alaska launch shrouded in secrecy

WASHINGTON — A secretive California firm carried out a suborbital launch from an Alaska spaceport July 20, however every week after the occasion few particulars concerning the occasion are clear, together with... Read more »

‘What the hell happened?’: The rise and fall of suborbital space tourism companies

This text initially appeared within the June 5, 2017 subject of table4 journal. Burt Rutan was not completely satisfied. The well-known plane designer, now retired, was one of many individuals in a webcast... Read more »