Next Spaceflight

Status

Suborbital
Success

NS-14

Launch Time
Thu Jan 14, 2021 17:17 UTC

First Flight of New Shepard 4 (NS4)

Rocket

New Shepard
Blue Origin
Status: Active
Liftoff Thrust: 490 kN
Payload to LEO: 0 kg
Payload to GTO: 0 kg
Stages: 2
Strap-ons: 0
Rocket Height: 18.0 m

Vehicles

NS4

Flight #1
North Landing Pad

Mission Details

NS-14

New Shepard launched a new capsule outfitted with upgrades for the astronaut experience including upgrades to acoustics and temperature regulation inside the capsule and speakers with a microphone and push-to-talk button at each seat. Astronaut communications and safety alert systems will also be tested on this flight. The capsule is outfitted with 6 seats, one fitted with a flight dummy named Mannequin Skywalker.

Suborbital

Location

Launch Site One, West Texas, Texas, USA

Stats

Blue Origin

14th mission
14th successful mission

New Shepard

14th mission
14th successful mission