Updated on: July 21, 2021 12:00 IST

Maharashtra-born Sanjal Gavande behind Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin space rocket

A 30-year-old woman from Maharashtra is part of the team of engineers that built Blue Origin's suborbital space rocket New Shephard, which will carry Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos and three others to space on July 20. A systems engineer at the spaceflight services company, Sanjal Gavande was born in Kalyan and dreamed of building a spaceship even as a child.

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