Blue Origin’s New Shepard lifts off from the launch pad in Van Horn, Texas on July 20. Photo: Getty Images / TNS Blue Origin’s New Shepard lifts off from the launch pad in Van Horn, Texas on July 20. Photo: Getty Images / TNS
Blue Origin’s New Shepard lifts off from the launch pad in Van Horn, Texas on July 20. Photo: Getty Images / TNS
Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos offers Nasa US$2 billion in exchange for Blue Origin moon mission contract

  • Nasa in April awarded Elon Musk’s SpaceX a US$2.9 billion contract to build a spacecraft to bring astronauts to the lunar surface as early as 2024
  • In a letter to Nasa, Bezos said Blue Origin would waive payments in the government’s current financial year and the next ones after that up to US$2 billion

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Blue Origin’s New Shepard lifts off from the launch pad in Van Horn, Texas on July 20. Photo: Getty Images / TNS Blue Origin’s New Shepard lifts off from the launch pad in Van Horn, Texas on July 20. Photo: Getty Images / TNS
Blue Origin’s New Shepard lifts off from the launch pad in Van Horn, Texas on July 20. Photo: Getty Images / TNS
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