Next Spaceflight

Status

Suborbital
Success

NS-18

Launch Time
Wed Oct 13, 2021 14:50 UTC

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 #4
North Landing Pad

Mission Details

NS-18

Chris Boshuizen, Glen de Vries, William Shatner and Audrey Powers flown aboard New Shepard.

After the powered phase performed by the booster, the crew experienced roughly three minutes of weightlessness before the capsule began to reenter the atmosphere. Once in low atmosphere, the capsule deployed parachutes and land softly in the Texas desert.

Payloads: 1
Suborbital

Location

Launch Site One, West Texas, Texas, USA

Stats

Blue Origin

18th mission
18th successful mission

New Shepard

18th mission
18th successful mission