Past Updates 2000

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20 Dec 2000

Merry Christmas! Added still more arguments to the Defiant and Oberth discussions. I have also made some minor changes and corrections throughout the website.

19 Dec 2000

Added some new arguments to the Oberth page.

New poll about Star Trek X. Please vote!

Danke für den Zehn Vorne Award! Außerdem gibt es einen neuen Artikel über Registriernummern.

18 Dec 2000

Here is yet another article, about the Dominion battleship.

If anyone has sent me e-mail lately and not received a reply, please contact me again. It's really nasty. I have four SMTP servers to choose from, but none of them works properly.

14 Dec 2000

I was planning to bring the articles online one by one, but I just couldn't wait: Defiant - yes, 120m, Oberth - stuff for new controversies, Delta Flyer - it just doesn't fit. Many thanks to Chris, Frank, and Jim!

06 Dec 2000

Thanks to Forger for his award, and congratulations to The Prime Directive, winner of the EAE Award!

I'm preparing some new starship articles. Please stay tuned!

04 Dec 2000

Please take the new EAS poll!

Für die deutschsprachigen Besucher gibt es einen weiteren Artikel, diesmal über den Transporter.



30 Nov 2000

Added Quetzalcoatl class and Hyperion class to the Starfleet Museum.

29 Nov 2000

I have fixed several links and made a few small improvements, most notably new schematics of the New Orleans and the Cheyenne.

Thanks to Voyager's Delights for their award!

Neu: eine Seite für den deutschsprachigen Star Trek Weekly Newsletter.

20 Nov 2000

Added new images to the Wolf 359 article and fixed several defunct external links.

17 Nov 2000

Added a new diagram to the ship registry article and rearranged the links.

15 Nov 2000

Update of the Starfleet Museum, most notably with a new article about the Daedalus class.

Thanks to Alex for his Daedalus Award (nice coincidence) and to FAdm Minosh for the 15th Fleet Award.

13 Nov 2000

Added images and diagrams of the Malon garbage scow.

07 Nov 2000

The Trekker wins the EAE Award for November 2000. Congratulations to Lance!

I have removed some dead links and added a few new ones.

06 Nov 2000

Added five-view schematics and a cutaway diagram of the Sovereign class.

Thanks a lot to Starfleet Supply and to the 7th Fleet for their awards!

02 Nov 2000

Updated the shuttle size chart, added the Srivani ship and two more episodes to the Voyager season 6 list.



30 Oct 2000

Updated Voyager season 6 list and added an analysis of "Blink of an Eye".

24 Oct 2000

Some updates and corrections to Wolf 359, World Tour (thanks to Urs), and Meteor class (thanks to Paul).

23 Oct 2000

Added or changed several links. Thanks a lot to Christian of StarTrek-Base for his Platin Award.

17 Oct 2000

A page about Romulan cruisers supplements the Starfleet Museum.

Added new schematics of the original Constitution class.

Furthermore I had to change or remove several defunct links.

12 Oct 2000

The Antares problem is now on a separate page, along with numerous new images.

09 Oct 2000

Several updates in the Treknology encyclopedia.

Still more material about Wolf 359, plus a few corrections in the starship database.

06 Oct 2000

Main Engineering wins the EAE Award for October 2000. Congratulations!

04 Oct 2000

EAS is Site of the Month at Linkway. Thanks a lot!

02 Oct 2000

Bridge diagrams of the Krenim weapon ship and the Pakled ship. Also check out a few new links.



28 Sep 2000

Bridge diagrams of the Prometheus and Ru'afo's command ship.

19 Sep 2000

Schematics of the (butt-ugly!) three-nacelled Enterprise from AGT, plus season 3 and 4 in the TNG episode guide.

08 Sep 2000

It'sStar Trek Day! Please spare a minute and drop a few lines at the Star Trek Day Message Board.

05 Sep 2000

Please support Star Trek Day (September 8th)!

The EAE Award for September 2000 goes to The Gigantic Collection of Star Trek Minutiae. Congratulations Dan, and keep up the great work!

04 Sep 2000

Updated Voyager inconsistencies, added images of the Voyager studio model, added schematics of the almost canon Saladin/Hermes and Ptolemy.

Furthermore, I have revised several Movie, TOS and Voyager episode ratings.



31 Aug 2000

28 new images in the ASDB, including a page with several possible designs for the Antares class. The Deneva class has been further developed.

New in the gallery: Voth city ship(!) and Starfleet fighter.

28 Aug 2000

Added a couple of new images to the starship gallery, and a few inconsistencies.

24 Aug 2000

Several new images in the Starfleet Museum, most notably 3D versions of almost all Romulan War ships by Fabio of 3D Gladiators.

Thanks to Starfleet Intelligence for the Ventury Award and to Unimatrix 0-1 for their Gold Award.

21 Aug 2000

Big update to the starship gallery with 150 new files from the book Star Trek Mechanics and the Star Trek Fact Files, most of them new to the web.

Major changes to the starship list. I have added a new category of ship classes whose existence is uncertain.

Finally, I have written a few critical lines about the program which I use to create these pages, Frontpage 2000.

15 Aug 2000

The site has grown to an extent where navigation might get confusing. This is why I have created new index pages. Click the small icons Info, Starships, Fleet Yards, Treknology, Starship Models, Database, Features, and Community on this page and in the upper right corner of every other page!

I'm currently preparing a huge update with over 100 new ship images from the great book Star Trek Mechanics. But give me some time, because real life is demanding its tribute too.

07 Aug 2000

Added an analysis of computer capacities in Star Trek.

02 Aug 2000

Please support Star Trek Day! Thanks to Deep Space Alpha where EAS is the Site of the Month.

The EAE Award goes to the Federation Starship Datalink. Congratulations, Hobbes!

01 Aug 2000

The updated and improved Federation fleet chart is ready. Warning: huge file (approx. 300K).



27 Jul 2000

Several additions to the Starfleet Museum, including a number of new ship emblems, 3D scenes of the Minotaurs and of the Wasp class.

26 Jul 2000

Made a few additions and corrections to the software test, added a starship registry chart and images of the two Bajoran freighter types.

25 Jul 2000

I have made a few corrections to the article about the infamous Antares class, more to come soon.

Furthermore, I have modified the side view of the Niagara class to match the actual model better.

24 Jul 2000

Still more new articles about ship classes and ship names, some new evidence about ancient Romulans, and improved schematics of the Barracuda class.

21 Jul 2000

A few updates to the articles about ship classes and ship names, tothe links and to the partner sites.

The three banners on the bottom of the index page should change every time the page is reloaded, provided you have JavaScript enabled. It's my first script, please inform me of any problems with it.

18 Jul 2000

Thanks a lot to Dan for his Explosive Site Award. Visit Dan's brand new site, The Gigantic Collection of Star Trek Minutiae. The long title is absolutely justified!

17 Jul 2000

I have made several (possibly imperceptible) corrections to the names and registries of my starship designs and added a detailed image of the Newton class. New: an "Add-a-Link" function.

14 Jul 2000

A couple of additions to the Wolf 359 page. Thanks to all contributors!

12 Jul 2000

Thanks to Karen for her Riley Award!

11 Jul 2000

Moved the whole "EAS family" to the new server. Domains:

10 Jul 2000

I have added a TNG episode guide for season 1 and 2, more episodes to come soon.

A new article describes inconsistencies of the replicator and the holodeck.

07 Jul 2000

It seems I have to reconsider my opinion about Adobe Illustrator. See what is possible: Enterprise-B (JPG, PDF), Enterprise-C (JPG, PDF), Enterprise-E (JPG, PDF). Thanks a lot to Mike Swantak!

06 Jul 2000

Please visit the new Subspace Relay, and see fantastic 3D models at 3D Gladiators, some of them originating in the Starfleet Museum.

The EAE Award for July goes to Jim Wright's Delta Blues. Congratulations!

03 Jul 2000

Several updates and corrections to the starship lists A-K, L-Z and other starships, and to the articles about ship classes and ship names.



29 Jun 2000

I have updated the links.

28 Jun 2000

Great news about the Wolf 359 research (again!). Thanks a lot to Masaki Taniko for the photo of the Niagara-class USS Princeton.

See some new scans of the Klingon BoP and the Delta Flyer.

26 Jun 2000

I have compiled several questions about starship classes and starship names and registries (and answered some of them). More to come soon.

Also new: Sydney class, my fourth and best attempt to reconstruct its side view.

Furthermore, there are four more episode reviews of Voyager's season 6.

23 Jun 2000

Several changes in the ASDB section, with 22 new images. Check out our latest musings about the Deneva class.

19 Jun 2000

Great news about the Wolf 359 research. See a picture of the four-nacelled Excelsior class (!), courtesy of Mike Okuda.

Revised ship of the week: Asia refit.

The Starfleet Museum features the Fireball Class and several new images.

14 Jun 2000

Thanks to Outpost 10F for their Award of Excellence.

See detailed drawings of the Eclipse class and the Resolute class and images of the Akira class.

07 Jun 2000

Complete revision of my Caesar class. Some links added or updated.

06 Jun 2000

Visitors frequently ask me what graphics software I'm using and why. My extensive Drawing Software Test compares the performances of three popular programs.

05 Jun 2000

Major update of the Starfleet Museum, with several new pages, images, and descriptions.



31 May 2000

I apologize for the long down-time. I hope the server administrator has fixed the recent problems.

In the meantime I have completely revised the drawings of my Lancelot class and Sirius class.

The winner of the EAE Award for June 2000 is SciFi Art.

24 May 2000

Added detailed diagrams of the Oberth class and the Jem'Hadar bug.

19 May 2000

Added images of the Nova class.

15 May 2000

A new article describes and analyzes the reconstruction of the Enterprise in 2271.

New in the Starfleet Museum: the Olympus Mons Class.

11 May 2000

New schematic drawings of the Vulcan warpshuttle (side and top), the Sovereign-class nacelle, and the two versions of the Species 8472 bioship.

09 May 2000

See the Farragut class and a few more updates in the Starfleet Museum.

08 May 2000

The Wambundu and the Merced of the ASDB are now on individual pages.

I have completely revised the San Francisco class, Mauretania class and Mosquito class.

05 May 2000

Mc-Kinley-Station is the winner of the May 2000 EAE Award. Herzlichen Glückwunsch, Andreas! See also some updates to the links.

03 May 2000

Added considerations on aliens looking like humans.

Three episode reviews of Voyager's 6th season available.



28 Apr 2000

New images of the Hirogen bridge, timeship Aeon, and space station Epsilon IX.

25 Apr 2000

Added review of Equinox I/II, more from season 6 to come soon.

New detailed images of my Vladivostok class and Patria class.

The 100,000 visitors threshold is surpassed. Thanks to all of you!

20 Apr 2000

Updated the Starfleet Museum. Happy Easter! I will be back on Tuesday.

18 Apr 2000

Thanks a lot to Reverend for great schematics of the Nebula-class Phoenix and the Soyuz class and some more for which I must still find a suited place.

17 Apr 2000

Added image of the "Proto-Nebula" and refined the design of the Mercury class.

11 Apr 2000

Added image of DS9 Ops.

10 Apr 2000

The EAE Award for April 2000 goes to Star Trek Voyager - Starfleet Database. Congratulations!

A couple of new facts about the Ktarians.

New and much better images of my Andor class and Ramses class.

Furthermore, I have added a few links.

06 Apr 2000

Added images of the Zahl, Nihydron, and Mawasi ships.

05 Apr 2000

Fascinating new article about time travel by Lee Canaday.

Some new patches in Starfleet Museum.

03 Apr 2000

Visit the new Subspace Comms Network, a common project with other Trek websites.

Read my thoughts about the Romulans and since when they have warp drive.

As for the Defiant being at Wolf 359, it was already past midnight when I noticed I still needed something for April Fool's Day. Maybe a higher quality fake next year!

01 Apr 2000

New ship discovered in the Wolf 359 graveyard! Click here.



31 Mar 2000

Added images of three Krenim ship types. Their enemies will follow soon.

29 Mar 2000

Please vote for me at Steve's Trek Page!

A separate page is dedicated to my partner sites, i.e., the sites with which I maintain a close cooperation.

28 Mar 2000

I have regrouped the inconsistencies and added a few new ones.

27 Mar 2000

Thanks to Steve for awarding me his Golden Crew Award.

The ASDB is updated with some new images, including renderings of the Mediterranean by Dave.

23 Mar 2000

Thanks to Georg for awarding my site the Romulus Gold Award.

I have added a schematic of the early Enterprise bridge under Captain Pike.

21 Mar 2000

Added a couple of new exobiology inconsistencies.

15 Mar 2000

I have completely rearranged the section with the ship schematics.

New: the first starship bridges of many more to come.

14 Mar 2000

Several new links added. Thanks to Linda and Jörg for their awards!

13 Mar 2000

The Physics and Technology of Warp Propulsion is going to be a comprehensive reference and analysis. Currently the introduction, the first chapter about FTL travel and real physics and the appendix are available.

09 Mar 2000

The Mediterranean and Istanbul of the ASDB are featured on separate pages, and some more updates.

08 Mar 2000

There are a couple of additions to the Wolf 359 page. Chris has finished his own website, Copernicus Ship Yards, with still more information on the Wolf 359 ships.

06 Mar 2000

Massive addition to the Starfleet Museum: a whole new section on the Earth-Romulan War.



29 Feb 2000

The winner of the EAE Award for March 2000 is Star Trek in Sound and Vision. Congratulations to Richard and Dave!

28 Feb 2000

Since time doesn't allow me to keep the ASDB always updated, Chris aka Fabrux has set up an ASDB mirror site.

25 Feb 2000

Several additions to the ASDB, most notably the finished 3D design of the Renaissance by Dave-s and another one for the Mediterranean and a cool new design for the Istanbul by Jason.

23 Feb 2000

Several updates to the links page and some smaller changes.

22 Feb 2000

Version 3.2 of the Wolf 359 page features some new sketches of the still missing ships.

21 Feb 2000

Added a schematic of the Wells-class timeship. Thanks to Reverend. Changed some entries in the ship lists, reflecting our newest findings.

17 Feb 2000

Added a few graphics to the Starfleet Museum and improved some schematics in the ASDB.

16 Feb 2000

I have included some statements from Michael Okuda to Version 3.1 of the Wolf 359 page.

15 Feb 2000

Version 3 of the Wolf 359 page is ready, and I bet it won't be the last.

14 Feb 2000

Several changes to the links page and some minor fixes.

11 Feb 2000

There is new information about Wolf 359 every day, so it was already time for an update of the Wolf 359 page.

10 Feb 2000

Major update of the ASDB. Added individual pages for the Andromeda, Korolev, Renaissance and Sequoia.

08 Feb 2000

It was one of those improbable coincidences that in the same week three fellow Trek fans contacted me independently of each other about the Wolf 359 ships. See what we have compiled on the new Wolf 359 page.

03 Feb 2000

New, more "professional" homepage layout finished.

02 Feb 2000

Added the last missing episodes of Voyager's 5th season.

01 Feb 2000

Congratulations to Matthias Krackau. His site, Star Trek Lives, is the winner of the EAE Award for February 2000.

You may have noticed some changes to my page layout. I hope you like it.



31 Jan 2000

There are some additions to the ASDB. Thanks to Rob Caves and David Smith for their 3D models.

28 Jan 2000

A few small changes to the page on the New Orleans class.

24 Jan 2000

I have added new 2D- and 3D images of the Detroit class and the Meteor class. Thanks to Thomas and Paul for the 3D modeling.

I'm also planning a special issue on starship bridge designs. It will take some time to prepare all the images. Just an appetizer: Enterprise-E bridge.

21 Jan 2000

Happy birthday, EAS. The site is online for two years. Try the new search function! I have also -finally- registered for a free guestbook. Please drop me a few lines.

20 Jan 2000

I have made a few changes to the ASDB and set up a new web counter.

19 Jan 2000

Added a side view of the Federation Timeship Aeon.

18 Jan 2000

I have added part of the missing episodes of Voyager's 5th season.

I have also removed a couple of defunct links, and added some new ones.

17 Jan 2000

I have received the Trek4Fans Gold Award. Thanks to Sven!

Both the ASDB and the Starfleet Museum feature a couple of new images.

After adding my extensive analysis of VOY: "Relativity", I have decided to split the time travel review into four pages, one for each series.

12 Jan 2000

The Starfleet Museum features lots of new graphics.

11 Jan 2000

I have just received the highest rank of the Spock's Mind Award. Thank you very much, Katja!

06 Jan 2000

My extensive Voyager episode guide and review (34000 words so far, IIRC) is completed. The missing episodes of season 5 are in work, I will add season 6 as soon as I get the video tapes.

04 Jan 2000

Several changes to the links page. Also thanks to Bad Guys of Star Trek for the Site of the Month Award!

03 Jan 2000

I'm back, and I'm working to get several updates online. The first EAE Award of the new year goes to The Ultimate Star Trek Collection. Congratulations!


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