Thread: "Challenger"
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Old September 16 2010, 10:16 PM   #60
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Re: "Challenger"

The Excelsior was really an adversary ship, so they likely made it look more squat, wide and powerful from the front end to emphasize that. The Enterprise is a "tall ship", Excelsior is the Merrimac/C.S.S Virginia. With that big black grill on the engineering section it kind of reminds me of ED-209. From the side its a different story, long and elegant lines.

Anyway, I like the Challenger, nice take on the Refit styling.
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