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Tags results for 'Blue Origin'

How many satellite launches does it take to get to Mars?

Posted in Hardware on 7th Dec, 2013 03:12 AM
by AlexMuller
SpaceX's launch this week leaves a long road to getting humans to other planets.

The other reusable rocket company, Blue Origin says it should be flying to orbit in 2019

Posted in Hardware on 3rd Dec, 2014 10:27 PM
by AlexMuller
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos says his vision is he wants to see millions of people living and working in space.

United Launch Alliance developing reusable rocket called Vulcan

Posted in Science on 14th Apr, 2015 01:31 PM
by AlexMuller
The rocket could launch as soon as 2019. Its a response to competition from SpaceX and pressure to phase out the Russian engine powering its Atlas V rocket.

Blue Origin's rocket flies 58 miles high in test flight

Posted in Hardware on 1st May, 2015 05:22 PM
by AlexMuller
New Shepard; the primary rocket from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ private spaceflight venture, Blue Origin, flew a successful test flight.

Jeff Bezos' Space Company, Blue Origin, now has a Florida launchpad

Posted in Hardware on 16th Sep, 2015 09:25 AM
by AlexMuller
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has announced that his space company Blue Origin will be taking over a launch pad in Cape Canaveral, Florida that hasn’t been used in a decade.

Jeff Bezos launches suborbital rocket into space and lands it back on Earth

Posted in Hardware on 25th Nov, 2015 05:03 AM
by AlexMuller
New Shepard reached a height of 100.5 km, qualifying it as having traveled to space, though it was only a sub-orbital spaceflight.

Don’t Compare Blue Origin’s Success to SpaceX’s Failures

Posted in Science on 29th Nov, 2015 06:56 PM
by AlexMuller
Currently, there are no working reusable rockets on the market. When you launch something into space on a rocket it’s a one and done mission.

Blue Origin launches and lands sub-orbital rocket for second time

Posted in Science on 24th Jan, 2016 02:04 PM
by AlexMuller
The space venture set up by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is among a handful of companies working to develop reusable rockets.

Blue Origin hopes to send tourists into space in 2018

Posted in Science on 10th Mar, 2016 04:37 PM
by AlexMuller
Amazon CEO and Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos said he hopes to begin launching crewed test flights in 2017.

Blue Origin just launched and landed its reusable rocket for the third time

Posted in Science on 3rd Apr, 2016 10:02 AM
by AlexMuller
Bezos said the first crewed test flights of the New Shepard will begin in 2017, with the first tourists going up in 2018.

Jeff Bezos Wants to Build Giant Factories in Space to save the Earth

Posted in Science on 3rd Jun, 2016 10:41 PM
by AlexMuller
Bezos announced that Blue Origin will put $200 million into a new rocket assembly facility and launch site in Cape Canaveral, Florida.

Blue Origin finds success in parachute failure and fourth rocket landing

Posted in Science on 20th Jun, 2016 01:24 PM
by AlexMuller
Like rivals SpaceX, Blue Origin's aim is to develop reusable rockets as a means of making space travel cheap and more accessible.

Jeff Bezos has designs for larger reusable rockets than the SpaceX Falcon Heavy

Posted in Hardware on 13th Sep, 2016 10:32 AM
by AlexMuller
Amazon boss has revealed details of the big, reusable rocket he has been developing inside Blue Origin space company.

Jeff Bezos Says He Is Selling $1 Billion a Year in Amazon Stock to Finance the Race to Space

Posted in Hardware on 7th Apr, 2017 11:48 AM
by Alex Muller
Like Elon Musk of SpaceX and Tesla, Mr. Bezos has identified reusable rockets as key to lowering the price.

Jeff Bezos lays out his vision for building a city on the moon, complete with robots

Posted in Science on 21st May, 2017 07:18 PM
by Alex Muller
'I think we should build a permanent human settlement on one of the poles of the moon'

Lawmakers eye private moon missions

Posted in Business on 9th Sep, 2017 06:26 PM
by Alex Muller
A House panel on Thursday met to discuss ways to boost private missions to the moon.

Blue Origin: We're taking tourists to space within 18 months

Posted in Science on 7th Oct, 2017 01:50 PM
by Alex Muller
A Blue Origin rocket could take tourists to space by April 2019.

Blue Origin’s Breakthrough Means SpaceX Finally Has a Competitor

Posted in Science on 22nd Oct, 2017 04:22 AM
by Alex Muller
The space company owned by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is one step closer to flying tourists into sub-orbit, and possible even beyond.

Blue Origin flies booster and crew capsule

Posted in Science on 17th Dec, 2017 10:22 PM
by Alex Muller
Blue Origin New Shepard flew again for the seventh time on Dec. 12, 2017, from Blue Origin’s West Texas Launch Site.

Blue Origin reveals first commercial payloads

Posted in Science on 26th Dec, 2017 11:00 AM
by Alex Muller
Blue Origin's New Shepard made its seventh test flight on December 12, it carried the latest version of the company's Crew Capsule 2.0, and its first dozen commercial payloads.

Bezos will work with NASA, ESA to create moon base

Posted in Business on 30th May, 2018 04:06 AM
by Alex Muller
Jeff Bezos says his Blue Origin space venture will work with NASA as well as the European Space Agency to create a settlement on the moon.

Blue Origin Targets Moon Colony First Step in 2023

Posted in Science on 5th Jul, 2018 08:46 PM
by Alex Muller
The first step in Blue Moon is to develop the capability 'to be able to land multi metric tons on the lunar surface'.

Blue Origin BE-4 engine will power mid-2020 ULA Vulcan booster

Posted in Science on 29th Sep, 2018 05:17 PM
by Alex Muller
“We are pleased to enter into this partnership with Blue Origin and look forward to a successful first flight of our next-generation launch vehicle,” said Bruno.

Blue Origin lunar mission in 2023 and Lockheed pitches a Lunar Lander

Posted in Hardware on 5th Oct, 2018 01:58 AM
by Alex Muller
Lockheed Martin revealed a giant crewed lunar lander concept and showed how the reusable lander aligns with NASA’s missions.

SpaceX rocket competitors get some US Air force help

Posted in Hardware on 15th Oct, 2018 03:03 PM
by Alex Muller
The US Air Force gave out contracts for rockets Blue Origin, Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems and United Launch Alliance to develop launch system prototypes.

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