Bezos also shared that there had been reservations about picking McKay and Payne, who have just a handful of credits between them, to helm the eye-wateringly expensive blockbuster series
The union is the personal project of one Christian Smalls, fired from the Staten Island site for organising a walkout. For two years, work has been afoot on unionising one of the citadels of modern capitalism.
The Dutch port city Rotterdam reportedly agreed to temporarily dismantle a recently restored historic bridge so that a huge yacht, reportedly being built for Bezos, can get to the North Sea.
The vessel, known as Y721 during construction, will measure 127 metres (139 yards), making it the largest sailing yacht in the world when it launches in 2022.
Before you sign up assuming you're lucky enough to afford it, here are a few things to consider.
The mission was part of a fiercely competitive battle between Bezos' Blue Origin and fellow billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic to tap a potentially lucrative space tourism market.
The nearly 71-year-old Branson and five crewmates from his Virgin Galactic space tourism company reached an altitude of about 88 kilometers over the New Mexico desert.
While billionaire Branson is set to fly to space aboard his Virgin Galactic's VSS Unity spaceplane on July 11, Amazon Founder Bezos is expected to take off in his own space tourism rocket on July 20.
Andy Jassy founded and led Amazon Web Services (AWS) from its inception and served as its CEO from April 2016 until July 2021.
Forbes' 35th annual list of the world's billionaires is topped by Amazon CEO and Founder Jeff Bezos for the fourth year in a row.