The day Rodney McKay has long been waiting for finally arrives: the inaugural test of the interstellar subway that will link the Pegasus and Milky Way galaxies. Arranged as a series of interconnected gates, the traveler only stops at a mid-way transfer station. With Sheppard at the controls of a puddle jumper, the test is uneventful and works quite well. McKay does catch one anomaly however - a passing ship traveling just below the speed of light, apparently belonging to the Ancients. When they make contact, they learn that the Ancients' ship had lost its hyper-drive and the Daedalus offers assistance. Once back on Atlantis, the Ancients have only one request - that the Earthlings leave Atlantis immediately. The Replicators however also have their eye on the city Written by
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Megan Leitch, who portrays Captain Helia, also portrayed Ke'ra in an episode of Stargate SG1. See more
When Ronon and Teyla enter Sheppard's quarters, there's a skateboard standing upright against the wall next to the entrance. In the next shot of Ronon and Teyla a second or two later, the skateboard is lying on top of the crates. See more
Major General Hank Landry
You're just mad you didn't get to fly the maiden voyage your self.
Major General Jack O'Neill
General, I am quite found of both maidens and voyages... I mean put the two together and...
References The Princess Bride
Composed by Joel Goldsmith See more