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$100 million in ticket sales after Jeff Bezos’ space flight


Van Horn, Texas: Jeff Bezos’ space tourism company, Blue Origin, has sold nearly $100 million worth of tickets for future passenger flights to the edge of space, the billionaire founder announced on Tuesday. “The demand is very, very high,” Bezos said at Blue Origin’s presentation after its first crewed flight. The trip took approximately 10 minutes.. The company has not...

New Shepard rocket: Indian engineer Sanjal Gavande part of Bezos’ Blue Origin space mission


Sanjal Gavande, an engineer from Maharashtra, is a part of the team that built Blue Origin's rocket that will take billionaire Jeff Bezos and three others to space on July 20th.  The 30-year-old systems engineer from Kalyan had worked with Mercury Marine and Toyota Racing Development before joining Blue Origin, The Times of India has reported. She is also...