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Same-Day Delivery: Bezos' 11-Minute Spaceflight

Jeff Bezos launched into space and landed back on Earth … all within a whopping 11 minutes. And if you are an Amazon customer or employee, he’d like to thank you for funding his joyride.

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    All Aboard

    Blue Origin New Shepard rocket launches from West Texas for 11-minute flight to the edge of space. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, his brother Mark Bezos, Oliver Daemen and Wally Funk are aboard.

    Blue Origin New Shepard passengers Jeff Bezos, his brother Mark Bezos, Oliver Daemen and Wally Funk head to launch pad.

    Blue Origin New Shepard passengers Jeff Bezos, his brother Mark Bezos, Oliver Daemen and Wally Funk head to launch pad.

    Meet Wally Funk

    If you don't know Wally Funk, you should. In 1961, the astronaut lost her chance to go to space because she was a woman. Now at 82, she's the oldest person to make it there.

    Bezos Says What?

    Jeff Bezos has quite a way with words ... Watch the clip that broke the internet today.

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