Re: Registry meanings?
And we know the original Enterprise NCC-1701 number was modified from Gene Rodenberry's WWII plane.
Is that so? I always thought it was Roddenberry's homage to "Forbidden Planet", where they give "17:01 hours" as the ship's time in one scene.
Bashir: »Out of all the stories you told me, which ones were true and which ones weren't?«
Garak: »My dear doctor, they're all true.«
Bashir: »Even the lies?«
Garak: »Especially the lies.«