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- Jeff Bezos; Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos To Fly With This Man To Space On Blue Origin Rocket
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During the first space trip of American company Blue Origin, a person has been selected to travel with Jeff Bezos. This person has been selected through auction. For space travel, this person has paid 28 million dollars, about 205 crore rupees. However, the name of this person has not been disclosed yet. Information about which country this person is from has not been given.
7,600 people registered for 1 seat
Blue Origin’s website states that a single seat passenger to travel in New Shepherd was selected through an online auction today. The winner has made a bid of $ 28 million for the journey to space. 7,600 people from 159 countries had registered in the bid for this single seat. Blue Origin said in a social media post that the name of the winner will be announced in the coming weeks after the auction process is completed. Then the name of the fourth and final crew member will be announced.
Blue Origin’s New Shepherd will fly on July 20
Blue Origin’s first passenger flight will take off from the launch site Texas on July 20. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said last week that he would fly to space with his brother Mark in this first flight. Blue Origin is the company of Jeff Bezos. Jeff Bezos is going to step down as the CEO of Amazon on July 5. After him, Andy Jesse will become the CEO of Amazon.
The amount will go to the foundation of Blue Origin
Blue Origin had earlier said that the proceeds from the auction of a single seat on the first passenger flight would go to the company’s foundation. It is a club of the future that promotes the education of mathematics and science. The total journey of this flight will be 11 minutes. During this the flight will travel to an altitude of 100 kilometers (62 mi). Passengers of this flight will travel up to the Kerman Line. This line is known as the boundary between Earth’s atmosphere and space.
Customers will get four days experience
Earlier, the company has said that those traveling will get a total travel experience of 4 days in space. This includes 3 days of pre-flight training. This training will be given at the company’s launch site in Wayne Horn, Texas. During this training, all types of facilities including food and drink will be provided by Blue Origin.
Earn Rs 1.81 lakh per second in 2020
Bezos earned Rs 1.81 lakh per second in 2020. Those who know Bezos believe that he is always ahead of time. In high school in 1982, Bezos said – the Earth is limited, if the world’s population and economy continues to grow, then the only way left will be to go to space. Bezos founded Blue Origin in the year 2000. Two years later, Elon Musk founded SpaceX, but Blue Origin could not do much in these years.