Enterprise receives word that Captain A.G. Robinson died in an accident. Archer and T'Pol take a shuttle to confirm a dark matter nebula that has yet to be discovered. Enroute to the nebula, Archer recalls the beginnings of Starfleet's NX program, including an unauthorized adventure with Robinson, Tucker and himself. Written by
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Mount McKinley is mentioned. McKinley would later be the name of the Starfleet shipbuilding and repair facility in Earth orbit called Earth Station McKinley, which is where the Enterprise-D docked in Star Trek: The Next Generation: Family
(1990). See more
During take-off of the NX Beta exhaust can be seen coming from warp nacelles instead of impulse and/or rocket exhaust port. See more
Commander Jonathan Archer
NX Control to NX Alpha. You have permission to go to warp.
See you in a few light years.
Archer's Theme [Enterprise - Music from the Original Television Soundtrack]
Written by Dennis McCarthy
Performed by Dennis McCarthy See more