Re: Idea for A STAR TREK SERIES "Star Trek, Red Squad"
Kirk wasn't he still had another year to do, he was only a third year cadet. The Academy is four years.
Well, Kirk said he'd do it in three and according to screen graphics he was already a Lieutenant. So he may have been finishing up his final year when Nero attacked.
"If we're going to be damned, let's be damned for what we really are." - Jean-Luc Picard, "Encounter at Farpoint"