An alien translator by the name of Arturis is able to finally decode the Starfleet message received by Voyager five months ago. It tells them to go to a new type of ship waiting for them with an engine system faster than warp drive, which is capable of bringing them home within three months. Written by
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47-references: the USS Dauntless was launched on stardate 51472. According to Admiral Hayes in his "message", it has had 47 successful trial runs. See more
Arturis states at one point that it will take "several hours" for his vessel to reach its destination, a total of 10,000 light years away, yet it took the Dauntless 3 months to go 60,000 light years. Since the message regarding how far "Dauntless" had gone was fake, this is not inconsistent. See more
You negotiated an agreement with the Borg Collective: safe passage through their space. And in return, you helped them defeat one of their enemies.
Seven of Nine
In your colorful language, yes, Species 8472. Did it ever occur to you that there were those of us in the Delta Quadrant with a vested interest in that war? Victory would have meant annihilation of the Borg; but you couldn't see beyond the bow of your own ship!
Capt. Kathryn Janeway
In my estimation, Species 8472 posed a greater threat than the Borg.
Star Trek: Voyager - Main Title
Written by Jerry Goldsmith
Performed by Jay Chattaway See more