Amazon founder Jeff Bezos' space transportation company, Blue Origin, successfully landed a suborbital rocket back at its launch site, a key step in its drive to make reusable rockets, the company said on Tuesday.
The New Shepard rocket, which is designed to carry six passengers, blasted off from a launch site in West Texas at 12:21 p.m. CST (1821 GMT) on Monday. The rocket reached an altitude of 62 miles (100 km) - breaching the boundary between Earth's atmosphere and space -- and landed back at the launch s...
05:10 SpaceX makes historic launch from 39A, sticks landing19
10:50 WATCH: SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket from Florida's Kennedy Space Center21
07:27 Russia successfully launches space freighter after crash14
20:13 Own Amazon Stock? Here's What You Need to Know About FedEx and UPS Earnings24