Jeff Bezos Reveals First Lunar Lander
Gizmodo reports that billionaire Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin, a privately funded aerospace manufacturer and spaceflight company announced its first lunar lander.
The 'Blue Moon' lander has been “years in development,” according to the company’s new project webpage.
The craft can reportedly land “multiple metric tons” of payload onto the Moon’s surface.
Bezo's said he felt confident that Blue Origin could meet the 2024 lunar landing deadline recently set by Vice President Mike Pence.