Blue Origin, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos' aerospace company, is replacing chief executive Bob Smith with Amazon executive Dave Limp, the company confirmed Monday.
French aerospace company Airbus and U.S.-based Voyager Space said they will begin working even closer to build a private version of the International Space Station (ISS).
Virgin Galactic's launch Thursday went off without a hitch, the latest move by one of three major billionaire-backed players in the space race. SpaceX and Blue Origin also had developments recently.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration awarded Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin a $3.4 billion contract to build a spaceship for its next astronaut mission to the moon.
Lauren Sánchez and Jeff Bezos have seven children from previous relationships, and the helicopter pilot likes to call her blended family the "Brady Bunch."
Blue Origin, Jeff Bezos' rocket company, suffered a failure to launch on Monday, the first in the company's history. The rocket took off out of West Texas.
The agency's review, conducted between mid-June and mid-July, found that Orbital Reef's design is feasible, achievable and ready for the next phase of development.
Jeff Bezos's space company Blue Origin will launch its sixth crewed flight aboard the New Shepard vessel into outer space on Thursday.
Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin completed its fifth crewed space launch Saturday, taking its passengers on a 10-minute suborbital joyride at about 350,000 feet.
New Shepard carries crew members above the Kármán line, the internationally recognized boundary of space.
New Shepard carries crew members above the Kármán line, the internationally recognized boundary of space, where they experience several minutes of weightlessness before making their descent back to Earth.
Citadel founder and CEO Ken Griffin was the winning bidder for a Blue Origin spaceflight auction this week, and donated his seat to a New York City teacher.
Blue Origin announced the crew flying on its NS-21 mission.
Jeff Bezos is the founder of Amazon. Amazon started out as an online book seller and is now one of todays biggest companies. His net worth is $182 billion.
Amazon announced Tuesday that it has secured up to 83 planned launches over the course of five years for its initiative to construct a low Earth orbit satellite constellation called Project Kuiper.
Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin launched its fourth flight Thursday, following several delays.
The Sustaining Lunar Development contract will offer an alternative to SpaceX's Starship, which is aiming to transport the first woman and first person of color to the Moon in 2025 or 2026 as part of NASA's Artemis III mission.
Lai, who joined the Jeff Bezos-owned aerospace company in 2004 and was among its first 20 employees, is currently responsible for all next generation designs, upgrades and new product development for the New Shepard business.
Blue Origin said it would announce Pete Davidson's replacement in the coming days
Saturday Night Live's Pete Davidson is headed to suborbital space as part of Blue Origin's next human spaceflight this month.