Stardate: 49300.7--Bashir is enjoying a holosuite program that casts him as a super suave, 1960s Earth secret agent when Garak intrudes on his fantasy, convincing the doctor to let him stay.
At the same time, Sisko, Kira, Dax, Worf, and O'Brien transport from a Runabout just before sabotage causes it to explode, but the force of the blast blows out the Transporter during Eddington's rescue attempt. He is able to store their patterns with an emergency computer override - but where?
original airdate--November 27,1995
music--"Theme from Star Trek" "Where No Man Has Gone Before" by Dennis McCarthy
Alien Races: Cardassian, Ferengi
Spaceships: U.S.S. Orinoco (destroyed), U.S.S. Defiant
Commander Benjamin Sisko has been sent to a highly contested region of space to take control of Deep Space 9. His mission: to help the newly liberated planet of Bajor and guard the entrance to a just discovered, stable wormhole that opens up on the far side of the universe.