Blue Origin

Blue Origin

Commercial

CEO: Jeff Bezos

Successful Launches 12

Failed Launches 0

Pending Launches 0

Agency Description

Blue Origin is an American privately funded aerospace manufacturer and spaceflight services company set up by Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos with its headquarters in Kent, Washington. The company is developing technologies to enable private human access to space with the goal to dramatically lower costs and increase reliability. Blue Origin currently launches its New Shepard sub-orbital vehicle from its West Texas launch site, they are currently constructing a launch pad for their orbital vehicle New Glenn at Cape Canaveral LC-36.

Rocket Configs

New Glenn


Height 82.00 Meters

Max Stages 3

Mass To GTO 13000 kg

Liftoff Thrust 17100 kN

Diameter 7.00 Meters

Mass To LEO 45000 kg

Liftoff Mass 0 Tonnes


Launch Success 0

Consecutive Success 0

Maiden Flight Unknown

Launch Failures 0


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New Shepard


Height 15.00 Meters

Max Stages 1

Mass To GTO 0 kg

Liftoff Thrust 490 kN

Diameter 3.70 Meters

Mass To LEO 0 kg

Liftoff Mass 75 Tonnes


Launch Success 12

Consecutive Success 12

Maiden Flight 2015-04-29

Launch Failures 0


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Spacecraft Configs

Crew Capsule 2.0


Maiden Flight 2017-12-12

Active Yes

Human Rated No

Height 0.00 Metres

Diameter 0.00 Metres


Crew Capsule 1


Maiden Flight 2015-04-29

Active No

Human Rated No

Height 0.00 Metres

Diameter 0.00 Metres


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