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    Austin, Texas (CNN Business)Blue Origin — after spending more than six years developing its space tourism rocket, New Shepard — has finally set a date for its first commercial passenger mission, July 20, and announced that one of the first passengers will be the winner of an online auction.Anyone can place a bid on the company's website, according to a...
    A New Shepard rocket launches on a test flight.Blue Origin Jeff Bezos' space venture Blue Origin will launch its first astronaut crew to space on July 20, flying on its space tourism rocket called New Shepard, the company announced Wednesday. The company has yet to open ticket sales or release pricing information about New Shepard flights, but will host a...
    More On: space What happens when space debris crashes on Earth? Pentagon officials prepare to launch Space National Guard How long is the solar system’s longest day? Venus has the answer A rocket and a hard place: Chinese space junk may fall back to Earth in uncertain path SEATTLE, May 5 – Blue Origin, billionaire Jeff Bezos’ rocket company, is poised...
    Blue Origin, the aerospace company backed by Jeff Bezos, will begin selling tickets to board its New Shepard rocket ship into the cosmos.  The company hasn't revealed how much tickets will cost, but said more details will land May 5. The spacecraft itself, known as New Shepard, is a 60-foot suborbital rocket-capsule that travels at Mach 3 and is designed...
    Jeff Bezos, founder of Blue Origin, is developing the New Shepard rocket for space tourism.Blue Origin Jeff Bezos' space venture Blue Origin will soon begin selling tickets for rides on its space tourism rocket called New Shepard, the company announced in a video released on Thursday. "Guys, how exciting is this – come on!" Bezos says, with the billionaire featured...
    Blue Origin successful launched its New Shepard suborbital craft for its 15th test flight during the final stage of an ‘astronaut rehearsal' - brining it one step closer to actual space tourism. ‘God speed New Shepard,’ Arian Cornell, director of astronauts and orbital sales, said over the livestream moments before the massive rocket ignited its engines and took off at...
    Yusaku Maezawa brings eight seats into play to take with him a trip around the moon aboard a lunar rocket that SpaceX, the aerospace company of Elon Musk has developed. Seats offered for space tourism The very first trip of space tourism around the Moon, proposed by SpaceX, is scheduled for 2023. Yusaku Maezawa, a Japanese billionaire age...
    Virgin Galactic is pushing back plans for space tourism until at least 2022. In an earnings call this week, the company announced its next rocket-powered test of the Virgin SpaceShip Unity won't happen until May. A February flight window is being allowed to close to allow for additional 'technical checks,' pushing the timeline for a commercial flight a year past its...
    Preflight operations underway on the company's SpaceShipTwo vehicle Unity and mothership Eve.Virgin Galactic Virgin Galactic shares fell in trading on Friday after the company's fourth quarter results revealed delays to its test flight program, with the expected launch of its commercial service now pushed to 2022. The space tourism company reported a quarterly loss that was inline with what Wall...
    Virgin Galactic’s hopes for space tourism in 2021 were looking dim after a motor ignition failure in December 2020 pushed back its test flight schedule, and now the company is ditching any hopes of meeting that target. Parabolic Arc reports that Virgin used its latest earnings to delay space tourism flights to 2022. During a call, company CEO Michael Colglazier...
    You’ll have to wait a while longer for Virgin Galactic to resume rocket-powered test flights. As CNBC reports, Virgin has delayed the SpaceShipTwo test flight after determining that it needed extra time for “technical checks” while conducting pre-flight work. The space tourism company didn’t say when it might try again, although it previously said it could try later in February...
    VIDEO20:2120:21Space tourism is niche, so why are companies betting on it?Tech After years in development, Jeff Bezos' private space company Blue Origin aims to carry its first passengers on a ride to the edge of space in a few months. Blue Origin on Thursday completed the fourteenth test flight of its New Shepard rocket booster and capsule. Called NS-14, the successful...
    [This livestream is slated to begin at 11:30 a.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see the player above at that time.] Jeff Bezos' private space company Blue Origin is set to launch the fourteenth test flight of its New Shepard rocket booster and capsule, a system designed to carry people on short trips to the edge...
    (CBSDFW.COM/CNN) — Blue Origin, the rocket venture founded by Jeff Bezos, launched its space tourism rocket from its West Texas test site to the edge of Earth’s atmosphere on Tuesday, marking the first test flight of the rocket in nearly a year. It marked the 13th test flight of New Shepard, as the vehicle is called, but it still has...
    New York (CNN Business)Blue Origin, the rocket venture founded by Jeff Bezos, launched its space tourism rocket from its West Texas test site to the edge of Earth's atmosphere on Tuesday, marking the first test flight of the rocket in nearly a year.It marked the 13th test flight of New Shepard, as the vehicle is called, but it still has...
    [The stream is slated to start at about 9 a.m. ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] Jeff Bezos' space company Blue Origin is set to conduct the latest test flight of its rocket New Shepard on Tuesday at its facility in the West Texas desert. The mission will not have...
    Sir Richard Branson poses on floor of New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) with Future Virgin Galactic space traveller Jennifer Rallison from Canada as Virgin Galactic (SPCE) began public trading in New York, October 28, 2019.Brendan McDermid | Reuters Shares of Virgin Galactic surged as much as 22% in trading Monday after Wall Street firms continued to set higher expectations for...
    There's an emerging industry thought to be only science fiction not too long ago that's close to becoming a reality: space tourism.  And a handful of companies – including one publicly traded name – are competing neck and neck to be leaders in the emerging market. But what space tourism entails, and how much it costs per person, varies...
    Global Space Tourism Market to Reach $1. 7 Billion by 2027. Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Space Tourism estimated at US$651 Million in the year 2020, is projected to reach a revised size of US$1. New York, Sept. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report “Global Space Tourism Industry” – https://www.reportlinker.com/p05960156/?utm_source=GNW 7...
    Forget about fleeing New York — the rich are ready to leave the entire planet. Around four in 10 people with net worths of $5 million or more are interested in paying $250,000 for a ticket to space with Virgin Galactic, according to a new survey. The analyses by Cowen estimated that with 11 spacecraft carrying six passengers each, Richard...
    Pentagons secret, defunct UFO-hunting program may still exist Reunited One Day at a Time cast reveal Bonnie Franklin tribute in reboot that fans may have missed Virgin Galactic Delays Key Flight, Plans $460 Million Share Sale (Bloomberg) -- Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. is planning a new share sale and will delay plans to carry founder Richard Branson into space...
    Looking to get away? For $250,000, you can purchase a ticket that will take you on a trip out of this world. Billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic released new pictures on Tuesday of the interior of his company's space plan that will offer a 360-degree view of Earth for passengers who pay big dollars for the 90-minute trip 65 miles...
    New York (CNN Business)Virgin Galactic, the ambitious space tourism company that hopes to take wealthy customers on joy rides to the edge of space, is bringing in an ex-Disney executive to lead the company.Virgin Galactic (SPCE) named Michael Colglazier, the head of Disney's international parks, its new CEO on Wednesday. Colglazier will replace George Whitesides, a NASA and FAA veteran...
    Ever wanted to travel to the edge of space but don’t trust explosive rocket technology? Well, you’re in luck! A new startup called Space Perspective wants to take (a lot) your money and send you toward the stars in a big ole’ balloon. Designed to be an alternative to the fledgling rocket-based space tourism industry, the company’s “Spaceship Neptune” capsules...
    Researchers, armchair astronauts and even brides and grooms looking for an out-of-this-world wedding experience will be able to celebrate, collect data or simply enjoy the view from an altitude of 100,000 feet in a balloon-borne pressurized cabin, complete with a bar and a restroom, a space startup announced Thursday. "Spaceship Neptune," operated by a company called Space Perspective from leased...
    A new startup will launch tourists to new heights by flying them 10,000 feet into the stratosphere inside a pressurized capsule attached to a massive balloon. Space Perspective announced Thursday the development of its 'Spaceship Neptune' that holds nine people and a mini bar, all of which will be encased in large windows. The 'cruise' would entail a two-hour ascent...
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