A lead engineer working for Amazon.com, Inc (NASDAQ: AMZN) Chair Jeff Bezos-backed Blue Origin’s moon lander mission is about to affix SpaceX.
What Occurred: Nitin Arora, the Blue Origin engineer, posted the announcement Monday in a LinkedIn publish.
“It was one hell of a trip engaged on the lunar program. Actually honored that I acquired an opportunity to work with and lead extremely sensible, passionate folks over final three years,” wrote Arora.
“Subsequent cease, SpaceX ! I’m extremely excited and looking out ahead to it.”
Cats out of the bag… https://t.co/3gTCv2TDmi
— Nitin Arora (@tintin_in_space) August 17, 2021
Why It Issues: Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk additionally leads SpaceX, which snagged a $2.89 billion contract to develop a industrial human lander on the moon in April.
Musk stated on Sunday that he expects SpaceX to have the lunar lander prepared for the moon mission earlier