Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin rocket launch: How to watch – Times of India

Reading Time: 7 minutes Another week, another billionaire with a rocket company going to space. Last week, it was Richard Branson earning his astronaut wings riding a space plane from Virgin Galactic, a company he founded 14 years ago, to an altitude of more than 50 miles above the skies of New Mexico. On Tuesday, it will be Jeff … Read more

Jeff Bezos picks female aerospace pioneer to launch with him – Times of India

Reading Time: 9 minutes CAPE CANAVERAL: Sixty years after acing astronaut tests but barred because she was a woman, Wally Funk will rocket into space alongside Jeff Bezos in just three weeks. Bezos’ company Blue Origin announced Thursday that the pioneering pilot will be aboard the July 20 launch from West Texas, flying in the capsule as an “honored … Read more