Video from inside the New Shepard Mission NS-18: Apogee »
Update » Immediately after his trip to space, Shatner tells Jeff Bezos the following »
What you have given me is the most profound experience, I can imagine. I’m so filled with emotion about what just happened. It’s extraordinary. I hope I never recover from this. I hope that I can maintain what I feel now. I don’t want to lose it.
You can see it for yourself in the video below. Start at about 2:44:00 to see the crew exit the capsule and greeted Bezos.
William Shatner will join Dr. Chris Boshuizen, Audrey Powers, and Glen de Vries.
Live launch coverage begins at 12:30 UTC.
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