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View Poll Results: Which ship would you choose if captain?
Odyssey 1 1.35%
Sovereign 8 10.81%
Galaxy 14 18.92%
Nebula 3 4.05%
Akira 3 4.05%
Ambassador 1 1.35%
Prometheus 1 1.35%
Excelsior 5 6.76%
Constitution 12 16.22%
Miranda 2 2.70%
Steamrunner 0 0%
Norway 0 0%
Nova 3 4.05%
Defiant 5 6.76%
NX 4 5.41%
Other (Please specify) 12 16.22%
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Old August 7 2013, 03:57 AM   #46
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Re: Which ship if you were captain?

For all who haven't seen this.

Evolution of the Enterprise



This video can be found on the dvd Star Trek Evolutions. It's apart of the 2009 release of the TNG movie boxset.
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Old August 7 2013, 04:14 AM   #47
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Re: Which ship if you were captain?

Galaxy class for me, but TMP refit Constitution class is a close, close second.
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Old August 7 2013, 12:53 PM   #48
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Re: Which ship if you were captain?

AllStarEntprise wrote: View Post
For all who haven't seen this.

Evolution of the Enterprise



This video can be found on the dvd Star Trek Evolutions. It's apart of the 2009 release of the TNG movie boxset.
Great video!!! I like all the Enterprise ships. I also love the Enterprise-C concept by Andrew Probert.

For me it would be.
1. Ent-D
2. Ent-E
3. Ent-C (Andrew Probert concept)
4. Ent-A
5. NX-01
6. Ent-C (Tng)
7. Ent-B
8. Ent (Original series)
9. Ent (Abrams)
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Old August 7 2013, 01:08 PM   #49
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Re: Which ship if you were captain?

Danube-Class Runabout. Nice and compact, easy to park. Probably gets good Light Years per Antimatter.
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Old January 24 2014, 11:29 PM   #50
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Re: Which ship if you were captain?

The Enterprice
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Old January 25 2014, 06:45 AM   #51
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Re: Which ship if you were captain?

I'm a fan of the Miranda's upgradeability.
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Old January 25 2014, 06:56 AM   #52
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Re: Which ship if you were captain?

Sovereign Class has a certain elegance yet toughness that I like. I'll go with that.
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Old January 25 2014, 09:04 AM   #53
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Re: Which ship if you were captain?

Hmm... from canon? Galaxy, easily. Best-looking, well-rounded, interesting missions.

I want to say Akira, too, but... we really don't know anything about that damned class. But, if we go with the interpretation that makes it a combat-focused cruiser, not necessarily to the extent of the Defiant but more so than most ships its size (so it could still engage in some exploration, but would always be expected to be ready to respond to a tactical situation), then I'd be up for that, as well.

And speaking of non-canon things: if we are including entirely fan-made ships, this would be one of my top choices as well. I absolutely love the design, and back when I had my own ideas for Trek fics, I saw this and immediately envisioned it as a cutting-edge "light explorer" (i.e. more or less what Voyager seemed to be) launched in the late 24th century, which could also serve as a new tech testbed.
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Old January 25 2014, 09:46 AM   #54
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Re: Which ship if you were captain?

My Miranda has ablative armor though.
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Old January 26 2014, 02:37 PM   #55
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Sovereign class is my favourite.
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Old January 26 2014, 03:39 PM   #56
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Re: Which ship if you were captain?

I'd convert one of the mammoth cargo bays of my Vengeance-class Dreadnought to a huge jungle-like arboretum which I would fill with lions.

And a pool. With sharks. With frickin' laser beams.
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Old January 26 2014, 03:49 PM   #57
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Triumphant-Class, of course!
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Old January 26 2014, 07:15 PM   #58
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Re: Which ship if you were captain?

Defiant would be my first choice. What's not to like? It has ablative armor, loaded quantum torpedoes and ready to take on the galaxy. And, if I decide to go rogue, who could stop me?

My second, non-canon, choice would be this baby... for many of the same reasons. Thanks, Saito S, for sharing this one.
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Old January 27 2014, 01:48 AM   #59
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Re: Which ship if you were captain?

The Galaxy Class, all the way! It's so powerful and elegant ... it makes a statement! I'm all about the prestige.
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Old January 27 2014, 05:55 AM   #60
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Nebula, followed extremely closely by the Galaxy.
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