According to TMZ, the 90-year-old "Star Trek" veteran will climb aboard Blue Origin's New Shepard rocket for a 15-minute suborbital spaceflight scheduled for October.
"Congratulations to @ElonMusk and the @SpaceX team on their successful Inspiration4 launch last night," Bezos tweeted Thursday afternoon. "Another step towards a future where space is accessible to all of us."
The awards include $9.4 million for SpaceX, $25.6 million for Blue Origin, $34.8 million for Northrop Grumman, $35.2 million for Lockheed Martin, and $40.8 million for Dynetics.
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak announced the creation of a new private space company "unlike the others."
SpaceX founder Elon Musk takes another swipe at fellow billionaire Jeff Bezos after satellite competitor Amazon filed a complaint with federal regulators over SpaceX's Starlink satellite program.
SpaceX founder Elon Musk called out Blue Origin's Jeff "Besos" Bezos in a tweet early on Friday morning.
Blue Origin's New Shepard Mission NS-17 is slated to launch on Thursday morning carrying NASA payloads.
Nearly a dozen Blue Origin employees, including executives and engineers, have left Jeff Bezos’ company in recent months amid intense competition among private space firms, FOX Business confirmed on Friday.
A Blue Origin spokesperson told FOX Business that the suit, which has been approved by a judge to remain under seal, is "an attempt to remedy the flaws in the acquisition process found in NASA’s Human Landing System."
SpaceX founder Elon Musk sounded optimistic Saturday night when asked about the progress of the company’s Starship lunar lander project for NASA.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter on Wednesday to defend the capabilities of the aerospace company's Starship spacecraft as Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin continues to dispute NASA's decision to award one moon lander contract for its Human Landing System (HLS) program.
Why did Jeff Bezos choose Van Horn Texas for Blue Origin flight?
A federal agency upheld the decision to make Elon Musk’s SpaceX the sole winner of a contract to develop a lander for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s return to the moon, a setback to Jeff Bezos ’ space enterprise.
In a short clip, posted to Twitter by Harsh Goenka, Jeff Bezos opened up about his dreams to "go help explore space" after Charlie Rose asked what he would do if he wasn't running Amazon.
Elon Musk tweeted Monday that population collapse could be the "greatest risk" to humanity's future.
Jeff Bezos has sent an open letter to NASA administrator Bill Nelson offering to help the agency cover over $2 billion in costs in exchange for awarding a second Human Landing System (HLS) contract to Blue Origin.
Jeff Bezos might have to settle for an "honorary" title in his space race ambitions after U.S. air authorities altered requirements for the title of "astronaut."
Recent high school graduate Oliver Daemen became the youngest person to go into space Tuesday morning after he secured one of four seats on billionaire Jeff Bezos’ first crewed Blue Origin flight that blasted off from Texas Tuesday morning.
Jeff Bezos announced two men are receiving massive amounts of cash including Van Jones and Jose Andres.
Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos said Tuesday that the aerospace company founded in 2000 is already nearing $100 million in private sales.