Starship 'Enterprise' Designer Remembered We pay tribute to the late Walter "Matt" Jefferies, the designer of the starship Enterprise -- a ship so real that its prototype hangs in the Smithsonian's Air and Space Museum. Jefferies is remembered this weekend at a memorial service in Los Angeles.
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Starship 'Enterprise' Designer Remembered

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Starship 'Enterprise' Designer Remembered

Starship 'Enterprise' Designer Remembered

Starship 'Enterprise' Designer Remembered

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We pay tribute to the late Walter "Matt" Jefferies, the designer of the starship Enterprise — a ship so real that its prototype hangs in the Smithsonian's Air and Space Museum. Jefferies is remembered this weekend at a memorial service in Los Angeles.