The Shuttle Enterprise
In 1976, NASA’s space shuttle Enterprise rolled out of the Palmdale manufacturing facilities and was greeted by NASA officials and cast members from the ‘Star Trek’ television series.
From left to right they are: NASA Administrator Dr. James D. Fletcher; DeForest Kelley, who portrayed Dr. “Bones” McCoy on the series; George Takei (Mr. Sulu); James Doohan (Chief Engineer Montgomery “Scotty” Scott); Nichelle Nichols (Lt. Uhura); Leonard Nimoy (Mr. Spock); series creator Gene Rodenberry; NASA Deputy Administrator George Low; and, Walter Koenig (Ensign Pavel Checkov).
Image Credit: NASA
4 thoughts on “USS Enterprise”
oye, if you click through to the image, you’ll see that Walter Koenig was there too
Have you seen this?
indeed I have, such a sad state of affairs.
there might be a clue somewhere in that video as to why the Shat isn’t going to be in the next Trek movie
Poor Bill Shatner.