Jeff Bezos thanked the hardworking Amazon employees as well as customers for funding his 11-minute trip to space. Yesterday Bezos became the second billionaire to fly to space after Richard Branson.
Jeff Bezos will fly into space today aboard New Shepard, built by his company Blue Origin. He will be accompanied by his brother and two others, and you can watch the space flight via livestream.
Jeff Bezos is set to fly to the edge of space with his brother on July 20. The pair will be flying on the first New Shepard crewed mission following a series of test flights of the craft.