|Disc No :
|First Aired :
||26 May 1999
||Brannon Braga, Joe Menosky, Rick Berman
|Guest Cast :
||Ransom claim's that 10 isograms of the aliens will boost the engines by 0.03% and yet later he claims that they've use it to go 10,000 light years in two weeks. Even flat out that's in excess of warp 9.9999, far more than a 0.03% increase.
|Great Moment :
||Seeing the Equinox for the first time.
|Body Count :
||We see one Equinox crew member killed by the aliens and one alien killed by the Equinox crew, we also here of four more crew being killed.
||The USS Equinox ship design is based on that of the Defiant Pathfinder seen in the DS9 Technical Manual. It was created by Rich Sternbach.
||Ransom : "It's easy to cling to principles when you're standing on a vessel with its bulkheads intact, manned by a crew that's not starving!"
Janeway : "It's never easy...but if we turn our backs on our principles we stop being human."
Voyager picks up a distress call from the USS Equinox, a small Federation starship which was also kidnapped by the caretaker. But their joy soon turns to shock when they realize the lengths to which the crew of the Equinox are prepared to go in order to get home.