Blue Origin Officials Hold Post-Launch News Conference

Blue Origin, owned by billionaire Jeff Bezos, conducted its first crewed flight into space. The New Shepard rocket successfully launched… read more

Blue Origin, owned by billionaire Jeff Bezos, conducted its first crewed flight into space. The New Shepard rocket successfully launched Mr. Bezos, his brother Mark, aviator Wally Funk, and 18-year-old Dutch student Oliver Daemen into suborbital space and back. Following the launch, the astronauts took part in a press conference to talk about their experiences. At the end, Jeff Bezos announced a new philanthropic initiative called the Courage and Civility Award. The first recipients were Van Jones and Jose Andres, who were each awarded $100 million for the charities of their choice. close

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Blue Origin Officials Hold Post-Launch News Conference

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Program ID:
513513-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Van Horn, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Jul 20, 2021 | 11:44am EDT | C-SPAN.org
Last Aired:
Jul 25, 2021 | 5:13am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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