Re: Mass, volume, and Warpdrive question.
If a BOP can make warp speed around a star, (a large gravity well) then it should be able to go to warp near a planet.
Judy Waxhorn: "Lighbulb is shot can't see a damn thing. Prepare to trash the ship. LaForge, disable the warp-core protection system. Troi, take the helm. All hands, prepare for DRAMA."