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# 11
12-30-2012, 03:16 PM
Originally Posted by stirling191 View Post
Not exactly. While anti-grav units did exist, and were in use by the federation (mostly on smaller cargo or personnel transport units) there is no "mass effect" per se in the star trek verse. The closest thing you get is the warp field, which is (to put it simply) a bubble of subspace that allows for super-liminal travel by changing the properties of space-time in the area around a ship, not by negating the mass of an object.
In Emissary, Dax created a low-level field around the station so they could move it to the mouth of the wormhole on three station-keeping thrusters