Terms of use


Blue Origin provides this website to you subject to the following conditions. If you visit this website, you accept these conditions.


  1. Effective Date

    ​April 29, 2015

  2. Copyright

    All content on this site, such as images, videos, logos, text, graphics, button icons, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of Blue Origin or its affiliates and protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of Blue Origin and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of Blue Origin or its software suppliers, and is protected by United States and international copyright laws.

  3. Trademarks

    BLUE ORIGIN, NEW SHEPARD, GRADATIM FEROCITER, the GRADATIM FEROCITER AND COAT OF ARMS DESIGN, the FEATHER LOGO, and other Blue Origin graphics, logos, scripts, page headers, button icons, and service names are trademarks, service marks or trade dress of Blue Origin or its affiliates. Blue Origin’s trademarks, service marks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service without Blue Origin’s prior written consent, in any manner that disparages or discredits Blue Origin, or in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers or potential customers. All other trademarks not owned by Blue Origin or its affiliates that appear on this site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by Blue Origin or its affiliates.​

  4. Limited Site-Access License

    Blue Origin grants you a limited license to access and view this site for personal use only, but not to download (other than page caching) or modify it or any portion of it except with Blue Origin’s prior written consent. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents; any derivative use of this site or its contents; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This site or any portion of this site may not be copied, reproduced, duplicated, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without Blue Origin’s prior written consent. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout or form) of Blue Origin and our affiliates without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other “hidden text” utilizing Blue Origin’s name or trademarks without Blue Origin’s prior written consent. Any unauthorized use automatically terminates the permission or license granted by Blue Origin. You are granted a limited, revocable, nonexclusive license to create a hyperlink to the home page of BlueOrigin.com so long as the link does not portray Blue Origin, its affiliates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any Blue Origin logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without Blue Origin’s prior written permission.​

  5. Electronic Communications

    When you visit BlueOrigin.com or send emails to Blue Origin, you are communicating with Blue Origin electronically. You consent to receive communications from Blue Origin electronically.​

  6. Rights in Submissions

    You acknowledge and agree that any questions, comments, suggestions, reviews, ideas, concepts, inventions, plans, notes, drawings, original or creative materials or other information or materials regarding this site, any of Blue Origin’s guides (such as Blue Origin’s Payload User’s Guide), or Blue Origin’s development programs and overall business efforts that are provided by you, whether by entering it on Blue Origin’s website, by email, or otherwise (“Submissions”) are non-confidential and will become the unencumbered property of Blue Origin. By submitting a Submission, you represent and warrant that you own and control all of the rights to the Submission or you otherwise have all necessary rights to submit such Submission and to grant the rights to Blue Origin that you grant in these Terms. Blue Origin is entitled to the unrestricted use and dissemination of your Submissions for any purpose, commercial or otherwise, and will have a nonexclusive license to all rights, including all intellectual property rights, without acknowledgment or compensation of any kind to you. Do not send a Submission if you expect to be paid or want to continue to own or claim rights in it. Once you submit a Submission, Blue Origin will be free to use it without compensation, restriction or acknowledgement.​

  7. Disclaimer of Warranties; Limitation of Liability

    THIS SITE IS PROVIDED BY BLUE ORIGIN ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. BLUE ORIGIN MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, MATERIALS, CONTENT, SERVICES OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE. YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. BLUE ORIGIN DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, ITS SERVERS, OR E MAIL SENT FROM BLUE ORIGIN ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. BLUE ORIGIN WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM ANY USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, AND/OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.​

  8. Links to Third Party Sites

    Our website sometimes provides links to third-party websites. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating, and we do not warrant the offerings of, any of these businesses or individuals or the content of their websites. Blue Origin does not assume any responsibility or liability for the actions, content, product and/or services of these or any other third parties. You should carefully review their terms of use.​

  9. Applicable Law

    ​By visiting BlueOrigin.com, you agree that the laws of the state of Texas, USA will govern these Terms of Use without regard to principles of conflict of laws, and any dispute of any sort related to this website that might arise between you and Blue Origin or its affiliates.

  10. Changes and Interpretation

    We reserve the right to make changes to our website, policies, and these Terms of Use at any time. If any of these conditions are deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining term.​