One of our favorite captains from Star Trek, Captain Kirk is about to launch into space with Blue Origin
New Shepard’s 18th mission, NS-18, will lift off on Wednesday, October 13, carrying four astronauts, Dr. Chris Boshuizen, Glen de Vries, Audrey Powers, and William Shatner, to space and back. Live launch coverage begins T-90 minutes. Follow @BlueOrigin on Twitter for launch updates.
Update: Mission was successful.