Blue Origin, the rocket startup of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, will reveal details on how and when to buy tickets to ride hisinto space next Tuesday, May 5. The space tourism rocket has completed a series of test flights and landings, recently completing during launch preparation and a dummy inside during flight.
New Shepard is designed to carry up to six passengers at an altitude of 66 miles above the Earth’s surface, beyond the “Kármán line”, which has typically been used as a barrier between Earth’s atmosphere and space (although this is highly debated).
Blue Origins has not disclosed when the tickets will be available or how much they will cost, but the front page of your website now shows a countdown to the ad.
“Sign up to learn how you can buy your first seat at New Shepard,” the website says. You can send your email if you are interested in heading to the stars.
Check back here next Tuesday and CNET will have all the information you’re looking for.
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