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# 93
10-31-2012, 01:56 PM
I agree, the Vesta needs a slower turn rate of around 8 like the Excelsior. Because the Vesta is a large ship. And from a gameplay viewpoint, a skilled (and full Auxillary) CPB3 burst, plus the Phaser Lance, followed by Dual Heavy Cannons and Torpedos would easily down a player in seconds (in the right hands). We see this for a long time with Bird of Preys.

Originally Posted by trek21 View Post
Okay, why call the hanger bay excessive and pointless? The original Vesta from the novel had it; why not now?
All Star Trek ships had / have that capability.

Enterprise-D carried a couple of runabouts and the Enterprise-E had it's main shuttlebay of shuttles of that size.
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Last edited by azurianstar; 10-31-2012 at 02:00 PM.