Solstar employees in front of Blue Origin's New Shepard crew capsule on April 29, 2018, are (from left) Charlie Whetsel, senior programmer, Terra Shephard, electrical engineer, Brian Barnett, founder and chief executive, and Mark Matossian, chief operating officer. Credit: Blue Origin
Blue Origin New Shepard mission 9
Blue Origin's New Shepard suborbital vehicle on the pad prior to an April 29 launch. Credit: Blue Origin
New Shepard
New Shepard Mission 8 launch
A still from a video released by Blue Origin March 13 showing a recent 114-second BE-4 engine test. Credit: Blue Origin
Blue Origin’s BE-3 during acceptance testing
New Shepard capsule
New Shepard landing
New Shepard launch
new shepard propulsion module landing
New Shepard launch