My main Fed toon, who will now be collecting dust, is set up as a drain build. He uses polaron weapons, has the breen set, maxed out flow capacitors and so on. But yes a drain build done the correct way can be quite effective.
"We are the United Federation of Planets and we come in peace....unless you have something we want, or refuse to join us, then you have no choice."
Better dead then Fed!
The Massive will be the first KDF fleet to get the elite fleet hangar pets, including the interceptors, in just a couple days. You might want to wait before spending your dil until you see their stats.