A is for Ayel, Nero's second-in-command aboard the Narada
B is for Bones. All McCoy had left after his divorce.
C is for Chekov
D is for Dissertation. Which Pike wrote about the destruction of the USS Kelvin.
E is for the Enterprise herself, the new flagship of Starfleet
F is for Faster-that-light-beaming
G is for Gaila
H is for Holodeck
I is for Instant promotion to Captain
J is for Jamming a slug down Pike's throat
K is for the badass Kirk family.
L is for Leonard Nimoy
M is for Mother. Spock watched Amanda, his mother, fall to her death right in front of him.
N is for Narada, the gigantic Romulan mining ship from the year 2387
O is for Orbital parachute drop.
P is for "Pulled" into the mining platform...i.e. what happened with the "redshirt" Olson.
Q is for Quietly. Not how Kirk and Spock made their way around the Narada.
R is for Romulus, destroyed in the original Prime timeline by a giant and almost unstoppable supernova shockwave
S is for Spock