Monday, 20 September 2021
NASA halts SpaceX work on lunar lander after Blue Origin suit
NASA agreed on Thursday to temporarily halt work on a $2.9 billion lunar lander contract awarded to Elon Musk's SpaceX after rival billionaire businessman Jeff Bezos's Blue Origin sued the US ...
20 Aug 2021, 11:10
World’s richest man Jeff Bezos lifts off on inaugural space voyage
The spacecraft ignited its BE-3 engines for a liftoff from Blue Origin's Launch Site One facility about 32 km outside the rural town of Van Horn
20 Jul 2021, 19:32
Bezos and crewmates prepare for inaugural Blue Origin space flight
The suborbital launch from a site in the high desert plains of West Texas marks a crucial test for Blue Origin's New Shepard spacecraft, a 60-foot-tall (18.3 metre) and fully autonomous ...
18 Jul 2021, 16:29
US approves Bezos’ Blue Origin license for human space travel
Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin had received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to carry humans on the New Shepard rocket into space on 20 July
14 Jul 2021, 08:45
Trip to space with Jeff Bezos sells for $28m
An unnamed bidder paid $28 million at auction Saturday for a seat alongside Jeff Bezos on board the first crewed spaceflight of the billionaire’s company Blue Origin next month
13 Jun 2021, 08:54
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos to fly to space next month
The Blue Origin spacecraft which is set to carry Bezos and others has undergone 15 test flights
08 Jun 2021, 13:56
‘Amazon Unbound’ an unvarnished look at its unprecedented growth
With the publication of “The Everything Store” in 2013, Bloomberg journalist Brad Stone revealed how the unlikely Seattle start-up Amazon became an unexpected king of ecommerce. Since then, its ...
25 May 2021, 09:09
Jeff Bezos backs Biden’s infrastructure plan, tax hike proposal
Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has endorsed US president Joe Biden’s infrastructure plan and even a hike in corporate tax rate
08 Apr 2021, 10:11
Jeff Bezos will seek to shift space venture Blue Origin into hyperdrive
Freed from his daily obligations at Amazon.com Inc, Jeff Bezos is expected to turn up the heat on his space venture, Blue Origin, as it faces a pivotal year and fierce competition from Elon Musk's ...
09 Feb 2021, 10:12
Activists team up with workers to protest against Amazon
An international group of climate activists have joined hands with warehouse workers to launch an online campaign called “Make Amazon Pay”, demanding that the e-commerce giant reduce carbon footprint ...
29 Nov 2020, 08:49