Post Profile






Blue Origin Successfully Tests Crew Escape System, Lands Booster

Blue Origin carried out a successful test of the abort system of its New Shepard suborbital vehicle Oct. 5, managing to safely land both the vehicle’s crew capsule and propulsion module.The New Shepard vehicle lifted off from its test site in West Texas at 11:36 a.m. Eastern. The launch was delayed by more than a half-hour because of an unspecified problem with the vehicle discovered a little more than one minute before the original liftoff time, causing the countdown to hold and they recycle before restarting.
read more

share
See more about: Blue Origin New Shepard

Related Posts


Milestone for Blue Origin as test of emergency escape system declared success

Academics / Astronomy : The Guardian: Space

Spectacular test by Amazon founder’s rocket company saw New Shepard booster and capsule separate high in the sky and touch back down undamaged Blue Origin, the private rocket company run by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, performed the f...

New Shepard rocket survives successful in-flight capsule escape test

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmag

It was an unexpected double success for Blue Origin, as the private spaceflight company carried out its first in-flight test of its crew capsule escape system this Wednesday. At about 8:42 am PDT, the unmanned capsule touched down o...

Blue Origin's test of in-flight escape system brings it closer to launching space tourists

Business & Finance : LA Times: Business

Jeff Bezos’ space company, Blue Origin, successfully tested its in-flight escape system for the first time Wednesday morning, landing its crew capsule safely on the ground. It also safely landed its New Shepard reusable rocket boost...

Blue Origin tests crew capsule escape system

Academics / Astronomy : The Guardian: Space

Prototype escape capsule and New Shepard booster rocket both return to Earth intact after successful test in West Texas Space tourism took another step closer this week when private company Blue Origin successfully tested an escape ...

Blue Origin Successfully Flies, Lands New Shepard Rocket

Biology / Paleontology : The Dragon's Tales

Blue Origin announced Nov. 24 that it launched its New Shepard suborbital vehicle on a second test flight, flying to the edge of space and successfully landing both sections of the vehicle.New Shepard launched from the company’s Wes...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC