Blue Origin’s first flight crew, which included Jeff Bezos and Wally funk, sent their messages to actor William Shatner and his team before their space flight.
Their messages, relayed by the mission control room, were as follows:
From Wally Funk:
“I hope this flight will be the most fantastic experience of your life as it has been mine. Take the time to enjoy every aspect of this trip, from takeoff to landing. … Together, let’s cross new boundaries and set new records. I will be watching your take off with great enthusiasm and sending you my best wishes. Godspeed, Audrey, Bill, Glen and Chris. Lots of love, Wally. “
From Mark Bezos:
“You lucky bastards. Just 10 weeks ago, I was sitting where you watched the countdown full of anticipation and excitement, anxious to feel the rumble of takeoff and the majesty of weightlessness. depth of my desire to fly again is difficult So let me quote the classic from the great American songbook “Mr. Spaceman “, with lyrics by William Shatner.
“Hey, Mr. Spaceman, won’t you take me please. I won’t do anything wrong. Hey, Mr. Spaceman, won’t you take me for a ride? to hear your stories. Mark. “
Of Olivier Daemen:
“Dear NS-18 travelers, you’ve probably played this moment over and over in your mind, and also quite often in real life in Mr. Shatner’s case. But now the moment is here – the moment you really go. space, and I can assure you that it will be better than your best imagination. No day goes by that we do not look back on this trip without having a smile from ear to ear. Have a nice flight and enjoy it. Greetings from your youngest predecessor, Oliver Daeman. “