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Blue Origin teaches space tourists who land in the desert what to do if their rocket lands next to a cactus

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Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos next to launch of New Shepard rocket.
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Blue Origin passengers are trained in what to do if a cactus blocks their rocket ship's exit.
Chris Boshuizen told Insider that ground crew wearing steel-toed boots will help solve the issue.
Boshuizen was on a Blue Origin flight with William Shatner in October.
Jeff Bezos' aerospace company, Blue Origin , teaches its space tourists how to get out of the rocket capsule if there's a cactus in the way of the door, passenger Chris Boshuizen told Insider. It was part of the training that the...
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