NASA’s top official says Blue Origin lawsuit could delay human return to moon

NASA is trying to send astronauts back to the moon for the first time since 1972, but its leader says Blue Origin might be getting in the way.

The rocket company, founded by Jeff Bezos, sued NASA last month after the agency decided to award a contract to SpaceX, not Blue Origin, to build the next moon lander for astronauts.

NASA subsequently confirmed to Insider that Nelson was referring to Blue Origin’s lawsuit.


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