Re: The operational status of NCC 1701-A...?
The idea of Starfleet wanting to punish Kirk and sending him on hopeless missions is peculiarly odd... but still entertaining.
Not really odd, he made their handling of Genesis look incompetent and then made their security measures look inadequate by stealing the Enterprise
and sabotaging the Excelsior
"Just give me two seconds, alright, you mad bastard!" - Montgomery Scott, Star Trek Into Darkness