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Old November 13 2013, 07:18 PM   #318
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Re: Orci, Kurtzman and Lindelof should not Return.

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This almost certainly has to be the case. There's no way they could've went from drawing board to working prototype in less than a year. Not on a ship that large and full of new technology.
Why not? They went from a transporter equation to a portable transporter unit that can send you from one solar system to another in the same amount of time.
With the transporter you already had a relationship between the programming and the technology. The simply miniaturized the technology.

We saw in the first film it took at least three-plus years to build the Enterprise and they looked to have the outer framework of the ship nearly complete.
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