Blue Origin NS-10: New Shepard launch & landing, 23 January 2019
The New Shepard reusable launch system was launched and landed at Blue Origin’s West Texas Launch Site, on 23 January 2019, at 15:05 UTC (09:05 CST). This was the fourth mission, launch and landing, for this New Shepard launch vehicle. For Blue Origin’s mission NS-10, the New Shepard Crew Capsule 2.0 transported nine NASA-sponsored research and technology payloads: Collection of Regolith Experiment (CORE), Collisions into Dust Experiment (COLLIDE), Electromagnetic Field Measurements, Flow Boiling in Micrograp Coolers – Embedded Thermal Management for Space Applications, Microgravity Propellant Gauging Using Modal Analysis, Suborbital Flight Experiment Monitor-2 (SFEM-2), Validating Telemetric Imaging Hardware for Crew-Assisted and Crew-Autonomous Biological Imaging in Suborbital Applications, Vibration Isolation Platform (VIP) and Zero-Gravity Green Propellant Management Technology.
Credit: Blue Origin