Star Trek: The Original Series, "Balance of Terror"
December 13, 2002
The Vas'Hatham Bird of Prey was the first major warship design to come out of the Romulan Star Empire since their
isolationist efforts following the Romulan war with the early Federation, the Bird of Prey is a frightful ship. One of the first
truly successful implementation of cloaking technology, a ship of this class crossed the Romulan Neutral Zone in
2266 and attacked multiple Federation civilian and military targets to test the resolve of the Federation.