In a week, Blue Origin will start selling tickets for space tourists

Blue Origin has announced that it is going to start selling seats on its New Shepard suborbital spacecraft.

It's time. You can buy the very first seat at New Shepard. Register to find out more on our website. Details - May 5. Gradatim Ferociter.

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May 5th is the anniversary of the first Americanmanned flight. On this day 60 years ago, NASA sent Alan Shepard on a 15-minute suborbital journey. The suborbital system New Shepard is named after this astronaut.

The Blue Origin website is counting down to the announcement, those who wish can subscribe to updates. Neither the price nor the travel dates have yet been announced.

Earlier, in 2018, Reuters, citing two Blue Origin employees, reported that one seat on the spacecraft would cost $ 200-300 thousand (15-22.4 million rubles).

New Shepard is a reusable bundle of the firstan accelerator stage and a capsule, which was developed to deliver people and conduct experiments in suborbital space. Today it is a capsule for six passengers.

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