New Shepard Lifts Siblings, Youngest, Oldest Space Travelers Above Kármán Line

@BlueOrigin succeeded Tuesday in launching 4 humans beyond the 62-mile (100-km) “Kármán Line” atop New Shepard booster. […]

Youngest, Oldest Space Travelers Join Bezos, Brother on 20 July New Shepard Launch

Roll over, Gherman Titov & John Glenn. There’ll soon be new record-holders for the youngest & oldest spacefarers, as @BlueOrigin readies for its historic 20 July New Shepard flight. […]

Blue Origin, Virgin Galactic Target Crewed Suborbital Flights This Month

Both @BlueOrigin & @VirginGalactic are set for suborbital crewed flights this month, but who will get there first? Gear up for the “Battle of the Billionaires”. […]

Blue Origin Targets NET 20 July for First Crewed New Shepard Flight

On National Astronauts Day, @BlueOrigin announced NET 20 July for its first New Shepard launch with humans aboard. […]

Blue Origin Approaches Crewed Flights, Following NS-15 New Shepard Success

@BlueOrigin drew one step closer to suborbital flights with human passengers, following Wednesday’s NS-15 mission. […]

Blue Origin Launches 10th Mission, Aims for First Crewed Flight Late This Year

Blue Origin’s ‘New Shepard’ rocket and space capsule launching on Jan 23, 2019 from the company’s west Texas facilities, sending 9 NASA sponsored payloads to space on the NS-10 mission. Photo: Blue Origin

Kent, Wash.-based company Blue Origin conducted another successful flight today, January 23, 2019, at their west Texas facility. But the mission […]