De Captain Kirk fan Hollywood, William Shatner, fan 90 years, he launched in space this Wednesday in a convergence of Science fiction en scientific reality, reaching the last border on board a rocket built by the Blue Origin company fan Jeff Bezos.
Bezos who was Open up de pull to the arrival en greeting to the passengers one by one.
The hero of the series “Star Trek” (“Voyage to the stars”, in Mexico) became the oldest person who traveled to space, and earned the previous record, set by a passenger on a similar excursion in a spaceship of Bezos in July.
Dressed in a royal blue airplane suit, the nonagenarian actor grabbed himself by three fellow travelers, four to five decades younger, aboard the fully automated capsule that had risen from remote West Texas for a planned cruise. To last only 10 minutes.
This experience is incredible, “said Shatner, visibly moved by the trial.
The spaceship aimed at an altitude of 106 kilometers, on the periphery of space, after which the capsule returned to the desert floor.
Sci-fi fans were delighted to see the man best known as the Starship Enterprise’s stalwart Captain James T. Kirk go with courage where no star has gone on American television before.