- Capt. Kirk is commanding a new ship
- It's not a spacecraft, but a new Navy stealth destroyer
- Navy Capt. James Kirk shares a name with the Star Trek character
Hey Star Trek fans, how much do you know about Capt. James Kirk?
Were you aware that he was born in Bethesda, Maryland, and raised in Hershey, Pennsylvania? That he graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy?
Doesn't sound familiar?
We're talking about the real James Kirk, who, like the fictional Star Trek character James T. Kirk, commands a ship of the most cutting-edge technology.