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nytimes.com - Joey Roulette - Jeff Bezos' Rocket Company Wants to Build a Space Station
Jeff Bezos' Rocket Company Wants to Build a Space Station
The New York Times

Blue Origin, the space company owned by Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon, is teaming up with other firms to build a space station in Earth orbit. The group announced its plans on Monday, revealing the latest concept for a privately built orbital…

reuters.com - Blue Origin, Boeing chart course for 'business park' in space
Blue Origin, Boeing chart course for 'business park' in space
Reuters

Oct 25 (Reuters) - Billionaire Jeff Bezos-owned Blue Origin on Monday unveiled plans to develop a commercial space station called 'Orbital Reef' with Boeing (BA.N), aiming to launch the spacecraft in the second half of this decade. The venture will…

theverge.com - Loren Grush - Blue Origin unveils plans for future commercial space station called Orbital Reef
Blue Origin unveils plans for future commercial space station called Orbital Reef
The Verge

Jeff Bezos' spaceflight venture Blue Origin announced plans to build its own free-flying space station today. Called Orbital Reef, the future space station will begin operating in the second half of this decade, according to Blue Origin, providing…

vice.com - Jeff Bezos Reveals Plans to Build a Space Station Called 'Orbital Reef' - VICE
Jeff Bezos Reveals Plans to Build a Space Station Called 'Orbital Reef' - VICE
Vice Media

Jeff Bezos has turned his wealth from Amazon into a play for space. He's already gone to the edge of space in one of his own Blue Origin rockets and broken the record for sending the oldest person ever into space, twice. Now, Blue Origin has…

techcrunch.com - Aria Alamalhodaei - Blue Origin, Boeing and others join Sierra Space to build commercial space station
Blue Origin, Boeing and others join Sierra Space to build commercial space station
TechCrunch

The orbital real estate rush is just getting started as Sierra Space released more details on its plans to launch a private space station, with news that Blue Origin and Boeing would be joining the team to send the spacecraft to orbit in the second…

forbes.com - Roberta Naas - Introducing The Louis Moinet $380,000 Space Revolution Watch
Introducing The Louis Moinet $380,000 Space Revolution Watch
Forbes

Currently up as a nomination for this year's Grand Prix de la Haute Horlogerie Geneve (GPHG), the Louis Moinet Space Revolution watch takes the brand's “Mechanical Wonders” category of timepieces to all new heights. More than three…

wmra.org - Bill Chappell - Blue Origin says it will build an orbiting mixed-use business park in space
Blue Origin says it will build an orbiting mixed-use business park in space
WMRA Public Radio

First came the tourists. Next comes the business. Blue Origin says it will create a new privately owned space station in orbit around the Earth — what it calls a 'mixed-use business park' in space. The company announced the plan months after…

bizjournals.com - Shawna De La Rosa - Logistics company snaps up more space in Sumner industrial park - Puget Sound Business Journal
Logistics company snaps up more space in Sumner industrial park - Puget Sound Business Journal
The Business Journals

– Reporter, Puget Sound Business Journal Tarragon has leased out 167,000 square feet in Building 2 of its SeaPort Logistics Center in Sumner to Smart Warehousing LLC, a Kansas City-area third-party logistics company. The 268,000-square-foot…

cnbc.com - Michael Sheetz - Bezos' Blue Origin unveils private space station 'business park' to be deployed later this decade
Bezos' Blue Origin unveils private space station 'business park' to be deployed later this decade
CNBC

Jeff Bezos' space company Blue Origin unveiled its plan for a private space station called 'Orbital Reef,' which it expects to deploy between 2025 and 2030. Blue Origin describes the Orbital Reef station, which would be habitable for up to 10…

techcrunch.com - Aria Alamalhodaei - Promus Ventures closes €120 million ($139 million) space fund amid investment boom
Promus Ventures closes €120 million ($139 million) space fund amid investment boom
TechCrunch

Chicago-based Promus Ventures has closed a €120 million ($139 million) space fund, dubbed Orbital Ventures, focused on early-stage space companies. The new fund, which will be based in Luxembourg, grew out of a mix of public and private…

wsj.com - Micah Maidenberg - Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin Pursues Private Space Station
Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin Pursues Private Space Station
Wall Street Journal

Jeff Bezos' space company said it would help to build a new space station, part of a growing bet by entrepreneurs and companies that many future orbital facilities will be privately owned and operated. Blue Origin LLC said Monday it is working with…

cnn.com - By Jackie Wattles, CNN Business  - Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin wants to build a tourism space station nearly as big as the ISS
Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin wants to build a tourism space station nearly as big as the ISS
CNN

New York(CNN Business) Blue Origin, the rocket and space tourism company founded by Jeff Bezos, is proposing a massive new commercial space station called 'Orbital Reef' that could be used to host science experiments, vacation getaways, and…

techcrunch.com - Aria Alamalhodaei - Max Q: Nanoracks, Voyager and Lockheed Martin plan commercial space station
Max Q: Nanoracks, Voyager and Lockheed Martin plan commercial space station
TechCrunch

Hello and welcome back to Max Q. The era of commercial space stations is here. Read on for news from Nanoracks, Voyager and Lockheed Martin on their plans to launch a space station in 2027, plus news on SpaceX's Starship. Tips, opinions, criticism…

mashable.com - Rachel Kraus - Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin plans to build a 'business park' in space
Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin plans to build a 'business park' in space
helios.web

Space: the final frontier! An inspiring locale in which to realize the purest expression of human ingenuity or, what's that, Jeff Bezos? A 'business park'? Oh, ok. Sure. Jeff Bezos' space exploration company, Blue Origin, announced with Sierra…

businessinsider.com - Grace Kay - Bezos' Blue Origin plans 'Orbital Reef' space station
Bezos' Blue Origin plans 'Orbital Reef' space station
Business Insider

Blue Origin will work with Sierra Space and Boeing to deploy a commercial space station. The station, 'Orbital Reef,' reflects Jeff Bezos' vision of performing carbon-heavy jobs in space. The station will be leased out for work, research, and…

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