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Old November 10 2008, 03:37 AM   #30
Albertus
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Re: How do Starships stop?

Cary L. Brown wrote: View Post
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4) Perhaps there are reverse engines behind panels someplace on the ship which we've also never seen (seems unlikely, but it's not impossible).

OR...

5) Perhaps they use some sort of field-effect "drag chute" which is somehow part of the subspace drive system (whether you think that's just warp drive, or if (like me) you think that subspace is also involved in "impulse" drive as its know in Treknology).
I had a good laugh when you said there were parachutes or rather 'drag shutes'. LOL

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