William Shatner Sends Tweet To Space — Gets A Response

On Thursday, William Shatner sent a tweet to Commander Chris Hadfield of the Canadian Space Agency, who is currently serving as the International Space Station’s Flight Engineer for Expedition 34. Somewhat surprisingly Hadfield not only responded to Shatner, but also addressed him as “Captain”.

Check out the incredible exchange below.

To which Cmdr. Hadfield responded:

Cmdr. Hadfield went on to post a photo of Shatner holding a cutout of himself.

The Canadian Space Agency later invited Shatner to visit their facility and speak with Cmdr. Hadfield live from space.

You can follow William Shatner on Twitter at @WilliamShatner and Commander Hadfield at @Cmdr_Hadfield.

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