Raumpatrouille – Die phantastischen Abenteuer des Raumschiffes Orion

Raumpatrouille – Die phantastischen Abenteuer des Raumschiffes Orion, also known as Raumpatrouille Orion, and Space Patrol Orion in English, was the first German science fiction television series. Its seven episodes were broadcast by ARD beginning September 17, 1966 six years before Star Trek first aired in West Germany. Being a huge success with several reruns audience ratings went up to 56%. Over the years, the series acquired a distinct cult status in Germany.

TitleRaumpatrouille – Die phantastischen Abenteuer des Raumschiffes Orion
First Air DateSeptember 17th, 1966
Last Air DateDecember 10th, 1966
GenresAction & Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi & Fantasy
NetworkARD
Production CompaniesBavaria Atelier, Bavaria Film
ProducersHans Gottschalk, Helmut Krapp
Number of Seasons1 Seasons
Number of Episodes7 Episodes
Plot Keywordsalien attack, advanced civilization
Dietmar Schönherr
Dietmar Schönherr
Major Cliff Allister McLane
Eva Pflug
Eva Pflug
Leutnant Tamara Jagellovsk
Wolfgang Völz
Wolfgang Völz
Leutnant Mario de Monti
Claus Holm
Claus Holm
Leutnant Hasso Sigbjörnson
Friedrich G. Beckhaus
Friedrich G. Beckhaus
Leutnant Atan Shubashi
Ursula Lillig
Ursula Lillig
Leutnant Helga Legrelle
Benno Sterzenbach
Benno Sterzenbach
General Winston W. Wamsler
Friedrich Joloff
Friedrich Joloff
Oberst Villa
Franz Schafheitlin
Franz Schafheitlin
Sir Arthur
Raumpatrouille - Die Abenteuer des schnellen Raumkreuzers Orion
Raumpatrouille Orion
Space Patrol – The Fantastic Adventures of the Spaceship Orion
Space Patrol
Space Patrol Orion