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Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin loses lawsuit it filed against NASA for awarding lunar contract to SpaceX 

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BREAKING NEWS: Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin LOSES $2.9bn lawsuit it filed against NASA for awarding lunar lander contract to Elon Musk’s SpaceX

  • A federal judge ruled against Blue Origin in its lawsuit against NASA over a $2.9 billion lunar lander contract the space agency awarded to SpaceX
  • Federal judge Richard Hertling of the U.S. Federal Court of Claims ruled against the Jeff Bezos-founded company 
  • Blue Origin filed a suit in August that said NASA had originally intended to award multiple contracts 
  • Following the lawsuit, NASA temporarily stopped work on the contract 










A federal judge has ruled against Blue Origin in its lawsuit against NASA over a $2.9 billion contract that the space agency awarded to SpaceX.

Federal judge Richard Hertling of the U.S. Federal Court of Claims ruled against the Jeff Bezos-founded company, siding with the defense in the matter.

The denial of Blue Origin’s lawsuit was first reported by CNBC

DailyMail.com has reached out to Blue Origin with a request for comment. 

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk responded to the news, with a Judge Dredd meme. 

Blue Origin filed a suit in August that said NASA had originally intended to award multiple contracts for the lunar lander.

NASA eventually chose the Elon Musk-led SpaceX as the sole provider for the award.

Following the lawsuit, NASA temporarily stopped work on the contract.

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