Credit: Blue Origin

New Shepard

New Shepard Name: New Shepard
Manufacturer: Blue Origin
Height: 18 m / 59 ft
Diameter: 3,6 m / 12 ft
Mass: 75 t / 165,000 lb
Mission: Suborbital manned spaceflight
Stages: 1
Engines first stage: 1 x BE-3
Ticket price: $28 million
Launch sites:
  • Launch Site One (USA)
First launch: 29/04/2015

New Shepard

New Shepard launch statistics

Images: Blue Origin

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Kris Christiaens

This article was published by FutureSpaceFlight founder and chief editor Kris Christiaens. Kris Christiaens has been passionate and fascinated by spaceflight and space exploration all his life and has written hundreds of articles on space projects, the commercial space industry and space missions over the past 20 years for magazines, books and websites. In late 2021, he founded the website FutureSpaceFlight with the goal of promoting new space companies and commercial space projects and compiling news of these start-ups and companies on one website.