Monday , May 23 2022

William Shatner, Captain Kirk of “Star Trek”, realizes his dream of going into space at the age of 90.


  • Jonathan Amos
  • Science Correspondent, BBC

William Shatner is training with Blue Origin

Image source, Origin of blue


Before the tour, William Shatner had several rehearsals with Blue Origin.

Hollywood actor William Shatner became the oldest person to go into space on Wednesday after a tour of the Blue Origin suburbital capsule.

Shatner, 90, played Captain James T. Kirk in movies and television series “Star Trek” (“Star Trek” in Spanish (Spanish)), he was thrilled to get out of the capsule.

“That’s amazing, amazing!”Said Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder and developer of the Blue Origin program. “I’m full of emotion from what happened, it’s extraordinary,” he said surprisingly.

“I don’t know how the world could be like that, but I look like a little kid playing on the beach when I don’t know the great ocean of truth in front of me,” he said.

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