Re: Do you think Starfleet felt Kirk had failed any of the missions?
Nine of Four wrote:
In The Undiscovered Country, the Enterprise is 1701-A is decommissioned, because of Kirks actions, however justifiable. This leads to the assumption that Starfleet was not exactly thrilled with him.
They were all retiring or moving onto other assignments anyways. They were due to stand down in three months according to Kirk.
"When I first heard about it (the Enterprise underwater), my inner Trekkie was in a rage. When I saw it, my inner kid beat up my inner Trekkie and made him go sit in the corner." - Bill Jasper