Narada attacks Enterprise and Pike surrenders, delegating command of the ship to Spock and promoting Kirk to first officer.
On Earth, Kirk becomes a reckless but intelligent young adult.
Friends have told how he seemed happy and planning for the future when he appeared as a guest on Football Focus which was filmed in Salford on Saturday - an account borne out by the photograph of him beaming alongside a delighted fan.'I think it has been extremely moving.
Obviously here in the north, where he played for so many of the iconic teams, I know he meant an enormous amount to people and people feel very, very sad on his behalf and on his family's behalf.'Presenter Dan Walker, who spent four hours on and off camera with him, said: ‘He was as bubbly as I’ve known him.
s first officer, orders the ship's personnel, including his pregnant wife Winona, to abandon ship while he pilots Kelvin on a collision course with Narada.
Kirk sacrifices his life to ensure Winona's survival as she gives birth to James T. Seventeen years later on the planet Vulcan, a young Spock is accepted to join the Vulcan Science Academy.