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Old May 22 2014, 09:10 PM   #11
sojourner
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Re: Imagine the Enterprise, over again!

Ion drives are a terrible choice. They have a tiny TWR and would take months just to leave orbit.

If you want something realistic I would look at Internal Confinement Fusion.
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