U.S.S. Antares NCC-501
|Status||Destroyed Stardate 1533.6|
The Federation Starship Antares was the prototype vessel of the Antares class. The crew of the Antares, which had been outfitted as a science vessel, rescued Charlie Evans from planet Thasus in 2265. Commanded by Captain Ramart, the ship was destroyed when Evans caused a baffle plate on their warp core to vanish. Named for the brightest star (as seen from Earth) in the constellation Scorpius.
Notes and References
- Okuda, Michael and Okuda, Denise. The Star Trek Encyclopedia, 2nd ed. Illustrations by Doug Drexler. Photo Editing by Margaret Clark. Research Consulting by Robert H. Justman, Greg Jein, and Bjo Trimble. Additional Research by Curt Danhauser and S.J. Casey Bernay. First Edition with Debbie Mirek. Pocket Books, December 1997.
- Roddenberry, Gene (Executive Producer). "Charlie X." Star Trek, Season 1, Episode 7. Directed by Lawrence Dobkin. Story by Gene Roddenberry. Teleplay by D.C. Fontana. Desilu Production, 15 September 1966.