Re: The operational status of NCC 1701-A...?
My only quibble with this is that Kirk independantly used the 15 year figure as well, so it wasn't only Khan who miscounted
Kirk is a hell of a starship commander, but doesn't know how to read a calendar! That's why he said two hundred years ought to be just about right in Tomorrow is Yesterday
"...the most elementary and valuable statement in science, the beginning of wisdom, is I do not know." - Lt. Commander Data, "Where Silence Has Lease"