The mission served as a huge fundraiser for St Jude's Children's Research Hospital, a leading facility in Tennessee.
This will be the fourth crewed mission for SpaceX, having now sent 10 astronauts to the ISS.
NASA is planning to return humans to the Moon in the middle of this decade and build a lunar orbital station
Bezos, 57, founded Blue Origin in 2000 with the goal of one day building floating space colonies with artificial...
After Sunday, Virgin Galactic plans two further flights, and then the start of regular commercial operations from early...
The ISS is due for retirement after 2024, although NASA has said it could potentially remain functional beyond 2028.
Branson "will evaluate the private astronaut experience and will undergo the same training, preparation and flight as...
NASA's last Venus orbiter was Magellan, which arrived in 1990, but other vessels have made fly-bys since then.
In all, SpaceX has requested FCC authorisation for up to 42,000 satellites.
US astronaut Mike Hopkins believes that space tourists will be able to handle the rough reentry rides.
Analyst Ives predicted that the "monetization" of space would launch in earnest soon, with trillions of dollars to be...
Its mini helicopter Ingenuity made history this week by achieving the first powered flight on another planet.