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#Blue Origin

# blue-origin - Saturday 13 November, 2021

Businessman Glen M de Vries who went to space with William Shatner dies in plane crash
# RIP
# RIP

Businessman Glen M de Vries who went to space with William Shatner dies in plane crash

Nov 13th 2021, 7:45 AM 41,570 Views 14 Comments

Glen M de Vries, 49, was on board a Blue Origin space flight last month.

# blue-origin - Wednesday 13 October, 2021

Star Trek actor William Shatner makes history as oldest man in space
# PRIVATE ENTERPRISE
# PRIVATE ENTERPRISE

Star Trek actor William Shatner makes history as oldest man in space

Updated Oct 13th 2021, 4:10 PM 50,154 Views 61 Comments

Shatner said it was ‘the most profound experience I can imagine’

# blue-origin - Monday 4 October, 2021

Star Trek actor William Shatner to rocket into space later this month
# Star Trekkin
# Star Trekkin

Star Trek actor William Shatner to rocket into space later this month

Oct 4th 2021, 4:42 PM 21,635 Views 29 Comments

Jeff Bezos’ space travel company, Blue Origin, announced that Shatner will blast off on 12 October.

# blue-origin - Sunday 13 June, 2021

Somebody has bid $28 million for a trip to space with Jeff Bezos
# Space Cadets
# Space Cadets

Somebody has bid $28 million for a trip to space with Jeff Bezos

Jun 13th 2021, 7:15 AM 14,608 Views 22 Comments

The auction winner’s identity will be revealed in a couple of weeks.

# blue-origin - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

Jeff Bezos' New Shepard rocket to launch again in July - this time with a crew on board
# Blue Origin
# Blue Origin

Jeff Bezos' New Shepard rocket to launch again in July - this time with a crew on board

May 5th 2021, 10:50 PM 12,731 Views 36 Comments

One of the seats will be taken by the winner of an online auction.

# blue-origin - Sunday 11 August, 2013

The new space race, and the startups looking to profit from it
# Private Spaceships
# Private Spaceships

The new space race, and the startups looking to profit from it

Aug 11th 2013, 9:15 AM 6,490 Views 26 Comments

Whether for personal dreams of adventure or for profit, these companies are doing the engineering and basic science needed to get humans into space.