Star Trek: The Next Generation

Season 5 Episode 5


Aired Unknown Oct 21, 1991 on CBS

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  • Captain Picard faces his worst fear: children

    In this episode, Disaster, the Enterprise is rendered inoperative due to its colliding with two quantum filaments. Captain Picard is trapped in a turbo lift with three children. The rest of the crew is stuck in various areas of the ship trying to restore power and life support. Counselor Troi is left in command of the bridge and she has to deal with suddenly being thrust in command. Riker and Data must reach engineering and regain control of the ship. Riker and Data are able to prevent the ship from being destroyed and life soon returns to normal aboard the Enterprise.