Cary L. Brown wrote:
(That, and I'm sure they were getting sick of coming up with custom insignia for every single ship they launched!)
I suggest that the insignia were assigned per sub-fleet of the over all star fleet. This would explain why there are other ships with the arrowhead (those clearly non-Enterprise
crew on the starbase in "Court Martial") but also other ships with their own thing (Antares, Exeter, Constellation, et al
could go either way depending if you want to go with "The Tholian Web" or "In a Mirror Darkly."
But let's not derail the thread.