Wikia

Memory Alpha

Changes: Air tram station

edit this page

Back to page

(Background information: added some info about timing of filming)
Line 1: Line 1:
 
[[File:Air tram station.jpg|thumb|Starfleet Headquarters' air tram station]]
 
[[File:Air tram station.jpg|thumb|Starfleet Headquarters' air tram station]]
[[File:Air tram station internal.jpg|thumb|Inside the San Francisco air tram station]]
 
 
An '''air tram station''' is a terminal for boarding passengers who wish to travel via [[air tram]]. One such station is located in [[San Francisco]].
 
An '''air tram station''' is a terminal for boarding passengers who wish to travel via [[air tram]]. One such station is located in [[San Francisco]].
   
  +
[[File:Air tram station internal.jpg|thumb|left|Inside the San Francisco air tram station]]
 
[[Admiral]] [[James T. Kirk]] used San Francisco's air tram station to travel to [[Starfleet Headquarters]] in San Francisco in [[2273]], on the way to the {{USS|Enterprise|NCC-1701}} to handle the ''[[V'Ger]]'' crisis. While at the air tram station, he met [[Commander]] [[Sonak]], who was intended to serve as [[science officer]] on the forthcoming mission. Meanwhile, a [[Class F shuttlecraft]] was also at the station, preparing for departure. There were also several [[Federation]] [[ambassador]]s at the station. ({{film|1}})
 
[[Admiral]] [[James T. Kirk]] used San Francisco's air tram station to travel to [[Starfleet Headquarters]] in San Francisco in [[2273]], on the way to the {{USS|Enterprise|NCC-1701}} to handle the ''[[V'Ger]]'' crisis. While at the air tram station, he met [[Commander]] [[Sonak]], who was intended to serve as [[science officer]] on the forthcoming mission. Meanwhile, a [[Class F shuttlecraft]] was also at the station, preparing for departure. There were also several [[Federation]] [[ambassador]]s at the station. ({{film|1}})
   
 
== Background information ==
 
== Background information ==
[[File:Matthew Yuricich with air tram station matte painting.jpg|thumb|[[Matthew Yuricich]] creating a [[matte painting]] to enhance the appearance of the air tram station]]
+
[[File:Matthew Yuricich with air tram station matte painting.jpg|thumb|Yuricich creating the matte painting for the air tram station]]
 
The set for the air tram station was built on [[Paramount Stage 12|Paramount Stages 12]] and [[Paramount Stage 14|14]]. Together with the air tram's interior, the set for the air tram station cost US$240,000. (''[[The Making of Star Trek: The Motion Picture]]'', p. 95) The footage of the air tram station was filmed in postproduction, a month after principal photography on {{film|1}} had wrapped. (''The Making of Star Trek: The Motion Picture'', p. 193)
 
The set for the air tram station was built on [[Paramount Stage 12|Paramount Stages 12]] and [[Paramount Stage 14|14]]. Together with the air tram's interior, the set for the air tram station cost US$240,000. (''[[The Making of Star Trek: The Motion Picture]]'', p. 95) The footage of the air tram station was filmed in postproduction, a month after principal photography on {{film|1}} had wrapped. (''The Making of Star Trek: The Motion Picture'', p. 193)
   

Revision as of 11:27, June 8, 2013

Air tram station
Starfleet Headquarters' air tram station

An air tram station is a terminal for boarding passengers who wish to travel via air tram. One such station is located in San Francisco.

Air tram station internal
Inside the San Francisco air tram station

Admiral James T. Kirk used San Francisco's air tram station to travel to Starfleet Headquarters in San Francisco in 2273, on the way to the USS Enterprise to handle the V'Ger crisis. While at the air tram station, he met Commander Sonak, who was intended to serve as science officer on the forthcoming mission. Meanwhile, a Class F shuttlecraft was also at the station, preparing for departure. There were also several Federation ambassadors at the station. (Star Trek: The Motion Picture)

Background information

Matthew Yuricich with air tram station matte painting
Yuricich creating the matte painting for the air tram station

The set for the air tram station was built on Paramount Stages 12 and 14. Together with the air tram's interior, the set for the air tram station cost US$240,000. (The Making of Star Trek: The Motion Picture, p. 95) The footage of the air tram station was filmed in postproduction, a month after principal photography on Star Trek: The Motion Picture had wrapped. (The Making of Star Trek: The Motion Picture, p. 193)

The on-screen depiction of the air tram station additionally involved a matte painting created by Matthew Yuricich. (The Making of Star Trek: The Motion Picture, interior color photographs)

Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki