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First Flight (already with the updates)

30 Apr 2015, 15:21 UTC
First Flight (already with the updates)
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Yesterday, Blue Origin quietly launched their New Shepard vehicle from their West Texas Facility. The attached video shows the launch and the apparent successful recovery of the capsule. I wonder what happened to that booster?Hey Blue Origin...I say you need to keep up with SpaceX and release a model rocket kit of that rocket. Don't forget the clear fins.Here's another video from a tracking camera. Max velocity was in the range of Mach 3 and apogee was at 304k feet. It is so cool to see that boost with a West Texas mountain in the background instead of blue water.

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