'Not really nervous': Billionaire Bezos girds for inaugural space flight American billionaire businessman Jeff Bezos said on Monday he is excited and curious but not very nervous on the eve of taking part in his company Blue Origin's inaugural suborbital flight alongside the oldest and youngest people ever bound for space. World's richest man Jeff Bezos set to blast into space - all you need to knowThe Amazon founder will today take part in his company Blue Origin's first suborbital flight - alongside the oldest and youngest people ever bound for space Jeff Bezos, world's richest man, set for inaugural space voyageJeff Bezos, the world's richest person, on Tuesday is set to blast off aboard his company Blue Origin's New Shepard launch vehicle for a suborbital flight as part of a history-making crew - another milestone in ushering in a new era of private space trave Jeff Bezos’ flight to edge of space: Key questions answeredAmazon-founder set to blast off aboard Blue Origin’s New Shepard for a suborbital flight. Here’s what you need to know. Billionaire Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin rocket ship blasts into space in epic launchAmazon founder Jeff Bezos - the world's richest man - has blasted off aboard his Blue Origin spaceship on a history-making flight into space Jeff Bezos: Amazon founder 'excited not nervous' about flight to edge of space"If the vehicle is not safe for me, it's not safe for anyone," Jeff Bezos says. "We have never raced. We have taken this one step at a time, we're ready."