- Actor Allusion: Bob Denver's character caused the screwup that launched them into space, and was regularly the cause of further screwups, just like Gilligan.
- Dueling Shows: Ironically, with ABC's The Lost Saucer, which was another Krofft show that came out the same year, and basically was a carbon copy of this show.
- To the point that sets and models were occasionally recycled.
- What Could Have Been: One of Bob Denver's sons wanted to portray Honk.
- Written by Cast Member: Chuck McCann actually co-created the series, and wrote a number of the episodes.
Trivia / Far Out Space Nuts