|Disc No :
|First Aired :
||24 Nov 1999
|Guest Cast :
||Kim says that if the catapult throws Voyager a thousand light years it will cut 'a few years' off their trip, but Voyager is supposed to average 1,000 light years per year so they would actually only save one year.
|Great Moment :
||The launch of Tash's ship was spectacular, and it was just fantastic to see a friendly and enthusiastic alien, for once.
|Body Count :
||Albie Selznick as Tash, also played Tak Tak in Voyager episode "Macrocosm" and was the juggler in TNG episode "Cost of Living".
||"Catapult a vessel across space, in the time it takes to say 'catapult a vessel across space.'" - Tash; describing the capabilities of his catapult
When Voyager encounters an alien who owns a piece of technology which could cut years off their trip, they are eager to help him get it functional in return for a trip. Meanwhile, Seven of Nine has come up with a way to use Borg technology to cross reference all the information Voyager has collected in the Delta Quadrant - and her conclusion is that Captain Janeway has been consistently lying to her crew for over five years and that Voyagers presence in the area is no accident...