Glen de Vries, the entrepreneur who flew into space aboard Blue Origin with William Shatner, Captain Kirk of Star Trek, last October 13, died in a plane crash. The small aircraft the 49-year-old was aboard crashed in New Jersey.
The condolences of Blue Origin
“We are devastated to learn of Glen de Vries’s death. He brought a lot of energy to the Blue Origin team. His passion for aviation and charity will be remembered and admired,” says Blue Origin.