The successful trip opens doors to more people flying to space, what with companies announcing plans to use Crew Dragons to send wealthy tourists to orbit.
The three companies will develop, build and fly the landers and the contract for the initial 10-month period is $967 million.
NASA has softened its stance on space tourist, opening ISS' doors to paying customers once commercial crew flights begin
He said the grant will fund scientists, activists and NGO's to explore new ways of fighting the impact of climate change.
The company plans has a few more spaceflights before they begin putting people on board.
NASA had asked 11 companies to carry out studies, produce prototypes of human landers for the Artemis program.
Space Week 2019: A year for tech demonstrations, space oddities, commitments to explore the Moon; Part II
We’re bound to see some very exciting things happening on the moon soon – particularly if plans laid out by billionaires space entrepreneurs pan out.
Jeff Bezos sells Amazon stock worth $2.8 bn; move aims at funding billionaire entrepreneur’s rocket firm Blue Origin
Bezos' former wife, Mackenzie Bezos, who currently owns Amazon stake worth more than $37 billion, is now the online retailer's second-largest individual shareholder.
Virgin Galactic is up against Amazon founder Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin and Elon Musk's SpaceX.
Even with all the progress we've made in space exploration, something's always taking us back to our natural satellite.
NASA wants the International Space Station to be used for commercial purposes as well as for research.
The first of Blue Origin's tech in Bezos's multi-generational plan to ease humanity into space could be tested this year.
His vision is shared by Elon Musk's SpaceX and aerospace incumbents like United Launch Alliance.
Amazon, too, will join many other big & small names in the race to provide global access to internet.
Jeff Bezos' most expensive divorce settlement; retains voting power in Amazon, ex-wife surrenders 75% of couple's shares
Jeff Bezos re-tweeted MacKenzie’s statement and added in a separate post that he was grateful “for her support and for her kindness in this process.”
The OneSpace rocket was carrying the Lingque-1B earth-observing satellite made by Beijing's ZeroG Lab.
Telesat takes Blue Origin’s New Glenn rocket to launch its satellites, aims to provide speedy internet access to govts
The rocket is designed to carry up to 6 people on a journey lasting 11 minutes start to finish.
MacKenzie Bezos met her husband when interviewing for a job at a New York hedge fund, according to a 2013 profile in Vogue.
Satellite launches by SpaceX, Arianespace, United Launch Alliance and ISRO all are on the cards.