Over the past days, Jeff Bezos’ announcement created controversy in technical and global circles, after he declared his intention to make the first tourist and commercial trip to outer space, to achieve an old dream, and move the global technology industry to another level, and today it was reported about a stone The remaining two seats on this historic flight.
And Blue Origin, a company specialized in the space industries, affiliated with the businessman and the world’s richest man, Jeff Bezos, announced the end of the procedures for selling one of the two seats that will accompany Jeff Bezos and his brother Mark Bezos on a commercial and tourist trip to space, and the company said that the third seat was sold in Public auction for $28 million, noting that 7,600 participants in 159 countries entered a competition for this seat, but the company did not announce the winner of the auction who won the third seat, nor the fourth participant who will accompany the group, and Blue Origin pledged to disclose That in the coming days.
And Jeff Bezos, CEO and founder of Amazon, had announced on the seventh of this month, that he would fly into space on the first crewed flight on The New Shepard, a rocket ship built by his space company Blue Origin, as we mentioned, and the flight date has been set. On July 20, just 15 days after he resigned as CEO of Amazon, Jeff Bezos will be joined on this space trip by his younger brother, “Mark Bezos”.
Commenting on this trip, Jeff Bezos said on his Instagram account: “Since I was five years old, I have dreamed of traveling to space.” “On July 20, I’m going on this trip with my brother. The greatest adventure, with my best friend.” In addition to Jeff Bezos and Mark Bezos, a third New Shepard and Spaceflight ticket was up for auction, Before it was settled, this was the first manned flight for the New Shepard spaceship from Blue Origin.