Re: STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS - Grading & Discussion [SPOILERS]
The Stig wrote:
I think it's more likely they arrived under the cover of darkness after observing the local population to ensure that no one was watching.
IIRC, it was suggested that the Enterprise
submerged herself far out at sea, and moved up to shore underwater, over a period of a day or more. She could have left the same way without being seen.
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