Blue Origin will broadcast the live auction for the very first seat on New Shepard on Saturday, June 12th, on BlueOrigin.com. The webcast will begin at 12:45 p.m. EDT / 16:45 UTC. After a month-long process with nearly 6,000 participants from 143 countries – the current high bid stands at $3.5 million.
Anyone interested in bidding in the live auction must register by June 10th. Registration details can be found at BlueOrigin.com. The winning bidder will fly to space on New Shepard’s first human flight on July 20th and will join Blue Origin founder, Jeff Bezos, and his brother Mark.