Jeff Bezos unveils Moon lander concept

Amazon entrepreneur Jeff Bezos has unveiled a mock-up of a new lunar lander spacecraft that aims to take equipment and humans to the Moon by 2024.The reusable Blue Moon vehicle will carry scientific instruments, satellites and rovers. It will feature a new rocket engine called BE-7 that can blast 10,000lb (4,535kg) of thrust. Mr. Bezos presented the Moon goals of his space exploration company Blue Origin at the Washington Convention Center in Washington DC, to an audience consisting of potential customers and officials from NASA. The Blue Moon lunar lander comes loaded with enough fuel to get from Earth to the Moon.

Source: https://www.bbc.com/news/business-48222568

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