The Blue Origin founder wants a NASA contract to help develop a spacecraft that will put humans back on the moon. So far, NASA has only selected SpaceX.
"Blue Origin is committed to building a future where millions of people live and work in space to benefit the Earth," Bezos wrote in a letter.
Bezos fondly recalled tossing "some Skittles" at fellow passengers in zero gravity during his Blue Origin space flight on Tuesday.
"It's hard to get excited about billionaires lighting their money on fire when the planet is headed toward extinction," tweeted writer Molly Knight.
"Yes, Amazon workers did pay for this - with lower wages, union busting, a frenzied and inhumane workplace, and delivery drivers not having health insurance during a pandemic," the congresswoman tweeted.
"You can't imagine how thin the atmosphere is when you see it from space," he said.
The Amazon founder said the 82-year-old aviator was "still outperforming all of the men" in training.
The New Shepard soared past the Kármán Line, which is known as the altitude at which outer space begins, to an altitude of 66.52 miles.
82-year-old aerospace pioneer Wally Funk and 18-year-old student Oliver Daemen have become the oldest and youngest people to travel into space, respectively, after they flew alongside Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and his brother.
The world's richest man is set to blast off into space on Tuesday on his rocket ship, New Shepard, for an 11-minute journey.
Super Heavy measures 230 feet in height and 30 feet in diameter, and will eventually be used to launch the Starship spacecraft into orbit.
The multi-billionaire Amazon founder says he has "dreamed of traveling to space" since Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong walked on the Moon in 1969.
The Amazon founder's rocket, the New Shepard, will launch on Tuesday, July 20, carrying the youngest and oldest astronauts to fly into space.
The Amazon founder and world's richest man is due to be launched into space on Tuesday on the first crewed Blue Origin mission.
The Amazon founder and three others will be blasted into space on Tuesday in the aerospace company's first crewed mission.
"I am super excited to go into space. I've been dreaming about this all my life," said Oliver Daemen, the son of a private equity firm CEO.
The Founder of Amazon will give 9 space-centered non-profit organizations will receive $1 million, according to his space company Blue Origin.
"It's exciting what's happening," Branson said Monday. "Space is absolutely essential for the world."
The flight represents a major step towards commercial space tourism.
The female aviator has been aiming for the stars for 60 years, no matter how many times she got knocked back.
"I want to go on this flight because it's the thing I've wanted to do all my life," said the multibillionaire Amazon founder.
The Virgin Galactic founder's flight this month will see him overtake the Amazon CEO to become the first billionaire to go to space. But Blue Origin's Bob Smith has pointed out Branson won't reach what is known as the Kármán line.
The Amazon CEO and world's richest person is due to travel to space in less than a month with his private rocket company.
The Amazon CEO, alongside his brother and a mystery guest, will take part in a space flight on July 20.
"Two of the wealthiest people in this country, Mr. Elon Musk and Mr. Bezos, [are] deciding that they are going to take control over our space industry," Sanders said in the Senate floor speech.
The company's first manned flight of the New Shepard rocket is due to take place in July, and a public bid for one seat is ongoing.
Jeff Bezos presents an ambitious utopian future during his Blue Moon lunar lander launch event, but science fiction points to some of the limitations in how the Amazon founder plans to build his future.
The flight's success sparked hope that the company will provide commercial space flights sooner than later.
Australian company Vostok Space Beer is the creator of the first beer designed specifically for consumption in space.
On Sunday, the reusable rocket took off from the company's West Texas launch site and reached an altitude of 347,485 feet.