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Jeff Bezos takes first Blue Origin spaceflight


Billionaire Jeff Bezos reached the edge of space after taking off on Blue Origin’s first human flight. The Amazon founder blasted off in the sub-orbital New Shepard rocket from Texas on Tuesday, the 52nd anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.

The Amazon founder blasted off in the sub-orbital New Shepard rocket from Texas on Tuesday, the 52nd anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.

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