Re: Has anyone else noticed the major plot flaw in TWOK?
^Not necessarily. Khan himself said that Kirk didn't bother checking up on the colony once the Enterprise
left. It's possible that the sector was largely ignored by Starfleet until they needed it as a possible Genesis test site.
"I've sworn an oath to serve and protect the United Federation of Planets- an oath I will fulfill with my dying breath- for in my heart, I remain a creature of duty. I am Romulan." --Captain Sran, USS Naptown