The booster rocket, on its second test flight, dropped tail first toward the launch site after separating from the capsule, re-igniting its engine and releasing four landing legs to safely get back on Earth.
New Shepard brought to the target height of 105 913 meters - slightly higher than the normal flying missiles company (100 km).
The New Shepard rocket nearly hovers for a moment before straightening up and landing down, unlike the Falcon 9, whose thrusters have to blast just to stop the rocket crashing into the landing pad and exploding. New Glenn is a larger launch system that will be able to send satellites and other payloads to orbit, making it a more direct competitor for SpaceX. In December, its seventh New Shepard mission launched, landed and successfully deployed the unmanned Crew Capsule 2.0. The retrothrusters, ignited just before touchdown, ensuring that the capsule touched down at a reasonably gentle 1-2 miles per hour (1.6-3.2 kph) at T+10:10.
Importantly, the fourth test - and following fifth test - provided valuable, in-flight data and risk assessment for a single-parachute out scenario for New Shepard's capsule.
She also mentioned a detail about Blue Origin's operations at the Cape: It's mission control center will be at the 750,000-square-foot rocket factory, which is on Kennedy Space Center land leased by Space Florida.
A few days before the New Shepard test flight, the world's richest man, Jeff Bezos, revealed that launch preparations for the spacecraft were underway. Blue Origin hasn't yet set a timetable, or a sticker price, for those business flights.
That said, it is also not known what would be the cost of a single suborbital space trip on Blue Origin'sNew Shepard.
Blue Origin is an aerospace start-up firm established by Jeff Bezos, the Amazon founder and tech entrepreneur. After a period of freefall, the booster completes a rocket-powered vertical landing at about 5mph.
He said he was leaving to pursue interests such as working on his vehicle , playing ultimate frisbee and collecting Porsches. Facebook scrapped the 99 cent annual charge, and Koum and Acton continued to oppose the advertising model.
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On higher ground there could also be a mix of snow as well as rain, but it is unlikely to settle on the ground, added West. The Met Office reports that "feel like" temperatures on Sunday will be 4C, before rising to 6C on the Monday.
In the final three months of 2017, Britain recorded the slowest year-on-year growth of any major advanced economy. Samuel Tombs of Pantheon Macroeconomics added that the "chance of a May rate hike is now close to zero".
Gomez's leadoff shot in the seventh made it 7-5, and Field extended Tampa Bay's lead with a drive to left against Brian Johnson. He was staked a 1-0 lead in the first, when the Sox loaded the bases to start the game only to score one after J.D.
"Nobel! Nobel!" they chanted, cutting off Trump's typically freewheeling update on his efforts on Korea. Trump was praising Chinese President Xi Jinping when he noted how helpful he's been with North Korea .
Gettleman said the Giants tried to trade up to get him and could not get a deal done. "I've been thinking about it since then". How good is Barkley? In case you're wondering, No. 26, Barkley's number at Penn State, will likely be open with the Giants.
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Trump administration's VA Secretary pick Ronny Jackson withdraws
John Kennedy of Louisiana said Pruitt's behavior has begun to hurt Trump's credibility, as well as the Republican Party generally. In the Fox interview , Trump blamed Tester for Jackson's withdrawal and said Tester "has to have a big price to pay in Montana".