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.
Blue Origin's third crewed mission blasted off to suborbital space on Saturday morning on board the commercial spaceflight company's New Shepard rocket.
Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos, Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson and actor William Shatner are among the Commercial Space Astronaut Wings program's recipients.
After delaying Thursday's launch due to weather, Blue Origin's third human spaceflight will now lift off from Launch Site One in Van Horn, Texas, on Saturday morning.
Jeff Bezos' space exploration company, Blue Origin, on Tuesday tapped new crewmembers for its next launch into space aboard the New Shepard, including TV personality and former NFL player Michael Strahan
A Federal Court of Claims judge ruled against Blue Origin on Thursday, dismissing the case and the claims of safety concerns.