The Pirates of Orion

A dreaded disease, choriocytosis, strikes the Enterprise. All except Spock are cured, as the illness is fatal only to Vulcans.

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  • Stardate 6334.1
  • Released 7 Sep 1974

Infected by a terrible disease fatal only to Vulcans, Spock is left with three days to live, the only cure being on a world at least four days away. Although Starfleet assembles a pony express of starships to get the medicine to Spock in time, Orion pirates attack the couriers.

Written by: Howard Weinstein
Directed by: Bill Reed


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Thursday, May 21st, 2009 Animated Series, Logs, Original Series, TV/Film

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