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06.06.12
Congress, NASA agree to thin out commercial spaceflight partners for 'space taxi' program
06.06.12

Congress, NASA agree to thin out commercial spaceflight partners for 'space taxi' program

Congress has twisted NASA's arm on a new deal for the "Commercial Crew Program," designed to get p...

By D. Cooper,   06.06.12
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05.06.12
Blue Origin dishes more details on its Bezos-backed spacecraft
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Blue Origin dishes more details on its Bezos-backed spacecraft

Blue Origin typically keeps pretty tight-lipped about its projects. The private space-travel firm cl...

By J. Trew,   05.06.12
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04.30.12
Commercial space shuttle prototypes fly through wind tunnel testing
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Commercial space shuttle prototypes fly through wind tunnel testing

A pair of companies developing their own commercial space shuttles are presumably trying to flatten...

By M. Smith,   04.30.12
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11.19.11
Bezos' New Shepard takes off and escorts itself back to the landing pad (video)
11.19.11

Bezos' New Shepard takes off and escorts itself back to the landing pad (video)

Since being awarded $22 million from NASA to develop a commercial space vehicle, Jeff Bezos' Blue...

By T. O'Brien,   11.19.11
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09.05.11
Amazon CEO's flying water tank crashes, leaves dent in his space travel dream
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Amazon CEO's flying water tank crashes, leaves dent in his space travel dream

In a moment of profound candidness, Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos has revealed that the mid-air fail...

By A. Souppouris,   09.05.11
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04.19.11
NASA awards $270 million to SpaceX and other commercial spaceflight ventures
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NASA awards $270 million to SpaceX and other commercial spaceflight ventures

NASA has given its seal of approval (and a lot of money) to SpaceX and three other private companies...

By A. Souppouris,   04.19.11
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01.04.07
Bezos tests first prototype rocket, not available with "one-click"
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Bezos tests first prototype rocket, not available with "one-click"

Amazon's Jeff Bezos has been keeping his Blue Origin space venture under tight wraps since its found...

By A. Souppouris,   01.04.07
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