Re: A more realistic approach to away teams
Since planets are so huge, wouldn't it make more sense to send a number of different away teams down - one per continent at least? Especially from a ship the size of the D. We came close to seeing this in Descent but I think in any revived series it should be a regular occurence. Each team would consist of a team leader, security and specialists in geology, diplomacy etc.
Sure, it would be more realistic, but not necessarily as interesting or entertaining.
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