At the International Astronautical Congress, Jeffrey Bezos, CEO of Blue Origins. He will join forces with Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman and Draper to develop the Artemis manned Moon cabin. He hope to land on the moon again in 2024.
American Artemis is a NASA-led moon landing plan. It was originally plans to land on the moon again in 2028. But in March this year, US Vice President Mike Burns requested that the moon landing time be 4 years ahead of schedule. That is, in 2024. month. After a significant reduction in time, NASA announced to the aerospace industry on September 30 that it hopes to apply for the manufacture of the lunar module before November 1 of the industry. Perhaps a limited time has led to a coalition of companies that were competitors. The blue origin is the upstart of the aviation industry. It is responsible for coordinating the entire project and the decline of the manufacturing lunar module. The ascending segment, the transfer segment and software development are respectively control by Lockheed. Martin, Northrop Grumman and Draper are in charge.
Lockheed Martin is an aerospace giant who designed the Cosmic God, Athena, and Titans. The pilotage system developed by Draper helped the Apollo reach the moon in the 1960s and 1970s. Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus is use to replenish the International Space Station. The blue-source BE-4 (Blue Engine) liquid oxygen methane engine has been fully tested in August this year. The newly developed BE- is used in the mission to the moon. 7. This combination is the American Dream Team in the aerospace industry, but it will take a few months to get a NASA contract.