Season: 3

Original Airdate: 4/21/1990

Writer(s): Dennis Putman Bailey and David Bischoff
Director(s): Robert Scheerer

Guest Stars
Colm Meaney as Miles O’Brien
Harry Groener as Tam Elbrun
Michael Cavanaugh as Captain DeSoto
Peter Vogt as Romulan Commander

Stardate: 43779.3

Synopsis: The Hood unexpectedly joins the Enterprise and delivers their new orders and a passenger, Tam Elbrun. Tam is a Betazoid telepath and specializes in first-contacts but, he is also not well liked because he lacks tact. Tam explains that a recently discovered object in orbit around a dying star is suspected of being a living spaceship, dubbed “Tin Man” and Tam’s mission is to contact it. However, the Romulans claim that space and are also sending ships to contact the newly discovered alien.

Last Episode
Next Episode