Video: Blue Origin’s New Glenn rocket
Blue Origin, the space company owned by Jeff Bezos of Amazon.com, released a video animation this week showing the New Glenn rocket, which they will start building next year at a factory currently in construction at Cape Canaveral. First flights are expected in 2020:
The first stage of the New Glenn will land on a ship platform and be reused up to 100 times.
The company also announced contracts with Eutelsat and OneWeb for satellites launches.
Jeff Bezos has been a space enthusiasts since he was a kid and is determined to see large scale human settlement of space.