Sea Team Commander Krik hails from an unnamed water planet. Krik is appropriately the leader of the Vehicle Voltron Sea Team. Speaking with an alien dialect, he has clairvoyant powers that tell him when something bad has happened. He is the pilot of the Communications Module that becomes the torso mid-riff section of Voltron.
Voltron: Defender of the Universe cartoon continuity
Vehicle Force sub-series
Devil's Due Publishing comics continuity
Kirk was one of several people chosen to pilot the machine named "V-15" by Galaxy Garrison, he and his team were first deployed after the original Voltron to recapture it until he received new orders to support Voltron.