Star Trek commander becomes oldest man to venture into space
Hendrik Sybrandy

William Shatner became famous by portraying Capt. James Kirk in the T.V. series Star Trek. On October 13, the 90-year-old actor became an astronaut himself.

Shatner was one of four passengers who traveled to the edge of space atop a Blue Origin rocket. NS-18 was the aerospace company’s second manned suborbital mission.

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