Episode Title: "SILENT ENEMY"
Production Number: 012
Original Air Date: 01-16-02
Stardates: September 1, 2151
The Enterprise is deploying subspace amplifiers, to facilitate live communication with Earth, when the crew encounters a hostile alien vessel that has superior weapons and shields.
Captain Archer decides to take the Enterprise back to Jupiter Station to install the phase cannons, which were not completed when the ship launched ahead of schedule. As the aliens pursue them, Lt. Reed and Commander Tucker work to install the phase cannons themselves.
Captain Archer wants to prepare a special dinner for Malcolm Reed's birthday, but no one -- including Reed's parents and sister -- knows what his favorite food is. Archer orders Ensign Sato to find out what Reed likes to eat.
Factoid: The Enterprise crew comprises 81 humans, a Vulcan, a Denobulan, and Porthos.
Factoid: Malcom Reed's birthday is September 2.
Factoid: Duval was given command of the Shenandoah.
Guest Characters: Porthos
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