William Shatner hits back at Prince William’s criticism of space travel – Royal Central

Photo Copyright: Charlie Proctor / Royal Central Actor William Shatner, 90, recently became the oldest person to go to space. He and three other people rode a Blue Origin rocket, a company headed by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos. The four spent ten minutes in space, going just beyond the Karman Line, also known as the … Read more

George Takei Says William Shatner Is ‘Not the Fittest Specimen’ for Space Travel: ‘A Guinea Pig’

George Takei and William Shatner getty (2) George Takei’s feud with his former Star Trek costar William Shatner appears to be going strong more than 50 years later. The actor, 84, didn’t pull punches when he commented on Shatner, 90, becoming the oldest person to travel to space during Wednesday’s roundtrip with Jeff Bezos’ aerospace … Read more

This was the experience of William Shatner aboard the New Shepard ship

See William Shatner inside the space capsule 0:38 (CNN) — 90-year-old William Shatner, famous for his portrayal of Captain Kirk in the original “Star Trek” series, has just traveled aboard a suborbital spacecraft that skimmed the edge of outer space before landing by parachute, turning it into the oldest person to travel to space. “That … Read more

At 90, William Shatner conquers Captain Kirk’s ‘final frontier’ with Blue Origin

As the 60-foot tall rocket thundered the launch site one in Texas, four passengers strapped in the capsule waited with bated breath for the first glimpse of the big blue marble. Onboard was a man who had lived this moment hundreds of times, over four decades, but only on the big screen. On Wednesday, William … Read more

Star Trek’s William Shatner reaches space in Blue Origin rocket — how space stocks reacted

Captain Kirk had a no hiccup voyage into space on Wednesday, but the achievement didn’t cause space-related stocks to (pardon the pun) skyrocket. The space travel sector saw generally mixed action across the board despite Blue Origin’s second successful trip into the Great Unknown with passengers aboard. In early afternoon trading Wednesday, shares of Astra … Read more

William Shatner, Captain Kirk of “Star Trek”, Has Successful His First Space Flight

Blue Origin’s rocket takes off in Texas on Wednesday, October 13, 2021. MIKE BLAKE / REUTERS For the second time, a Blue Origin rocket successfully flew into space with passengers on board, Wednesday, October 13, from Texas, United States. The experiment lasted only eleven minutes. American billionaire Jeff Bezos, founder of Blue Origin, took part … Read more

After an all-trip with Blue Origin: “Star Trek” icon William Shatner becomes the oldest space tourist

Wednesday October 13, 2021 After all-outing with Blue Origin “Star Trek” icon William Shatner becomes the oldest space tourist The second manned flight of the “New Shepard” capsule by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos – this time with the famous “Captain Kirk” actor. The all excursion with William Shatner takes around ten minutes. The capsule lands … Read more

William Shatner Blue Origin Spaceflight Finally To Take Off! Is It Really Safe for Old People To Visit Space?

William Shatner’s Blue Origin spaceflight was recently delayed because of the forecasted winds near its West Texas launch site. (Photo : Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)Actor William Shatner speaks during the opening of the new Rocket Lab factory on October 12, 2018 in Auckland, New Zealand. The new building includes a new Mission Control Centre, … Read more

William Shatner set to travel to space in Blue Origin rocket : NPR

Canadian actor William Shatner, who became a cultural icon for his portrayal of Captain James T. Kirk in the Star Trek franchise, speaks from the stage at the second edition of the multi-genre entertainment comic and fan convention ‘Comic Con Africa’ in Johannesburg on September 21, 2019. MICHELE SPATARI / AFP via Getty Images hide … Read more

William Shatner Prepares To Be Oldest Person Ever To Travel Into Space – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Legendary actor William Shatner is set to become the older person to launch into space when he blasts off from West Texas Wednesday morning aboard a Blue Origin rocket. William Shatner speaks at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Center on Oct. 7, 2021, in New York City. (Getty … Read more