Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos lands safely after historic space launch.

AMAZON founder Jeff Bezos has landed safely after blasting into space on board a rocket ship built by his company Blue Origin.

Bezos and his brother lifted off at 9.10am ET (2.10pm UK time) on board Blue Origin's spaceship, New Shepard.

There were two others on board the rocket as well.

It's the company's first human spaceflight - but it hopes to soon be launching commercial flights to space for members of the public.

Having broadcast a few minutes of the crew and their families celebrating, Blue Origin has now shut off its official livestream.

I'll continue providing updates on here though with all the best reaction from social media.

Here's Big Jeff and his band of newly minted astronauts splashing bubbly around shortly after they landed:

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