In 2268, the da Vinci was stolen by Lokai, a fugitive from the planet Cheron. Two weeks later, the USS Enterprise discovered the shuttlecraft, near Ariannus, following an erratic course, with indications of an internal atmospheric leakage.
|Class F shuttlecraft|
|Columbus • Conrad • da Vinci • Einstein • Galileo (2267) • Galileo (2267–2268) • NCC-1701⁄9 • Galileo II • NCC-K7 • Picasso|
In the original version of the episode, the flight of the shuttle was recycled footage of the Galileo from "The Galileo Seven". For the remastered version, CBS Digital crafted a CGI model with new registry and name.