Blue Origin sends first Egyptian and Portuguese nationals to space

Fri, 05 Aug 2022 00:58:10 GMT
Space Daily

Washington (AFP) Aug 5, 2022 Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin on Thursday launched six people to space...

Washington (AFP) Aug 5, 2022 Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin on Thursday launched six people to space, including the first from Egypt and Portugal, on the company's sixth crewed flight. Mission "N-22" saw the New Shepard suborbital rocket blast off around 8:58 am local time (1358 GMT) from Blue's base in the west Texas desert. The autonomous, re-usable vehicle sent its crew capsule soaring above the Karman line, the intern