Tag: Capsule

Bezos’ Blue Origin launches unpiloted New Shepard capsule to edge of space

A Blue Origin New Shepard rocket boosted an unpiloted crew capsule to the edge of space Tuesday in the company’s 13th sub-orbital test flight, reaching an altitude of 66 miles and giving on-board experiments about five minutes of weightlessness before a picture-perfect parachute descent to Earth.

The capsule’s booster, meanwhile, carried out a rocket-powered landing on a nearby pad while experimental NASA sensors were put through their paces as part of a project to develop safer, more accurate guidance technology for upcoming moon landings in the agency’s Artemis program.

It was the seventh successful flight in a row for the rocket and capsule and the 13th overall for Blue Origin, owned by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, as the company gears up to begin launching space tourists, researchers and other paying customers on up-and-down sub-orbital spaceflights.

A Blue Origin New Shepard rocket blasts off from West Texas on a sub-orbital
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CASETiFY Links Up with USPS for a New Tech Accessory Capsule

LOS ANGELES and HONG KONG, Oct 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today, lifestyle brand CASETiFY announced a new collaboration with the United States Postal Service, introducing a collection of special edition tech accessories. The celebratory collaboration features USPS-licensed logos and recognizable icons on premium quality cases, launching worldwide on www.casetify.com/usps.

Known for its unexpected mashups and viral collaborations, tech accessory leader CASETiFY invites its community to shop the new USPS x CASETiFY collection—with original merchandise paying homage to the global connection and public service performed by the long-running organization. Accessories from the collection feature designs symbolizing postal pride, with an array of licensed artwork depicting stamps, packaging, logos and more to represent the USPS journey. The debut collection introduces 8 designs, including signature CASETiFY products like the Impact Case, Ultra Impact Case, and special edition Essential Case. The collection is available to shop now for iPhone cases, AirPods cases,

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