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There is only one Battlestar Valkyrie. The Galactica type Battlestar seen is unnamed. --Frylock86

If you look at the episode, when they are travelling in the fleet they look out one side of the viper while talking about Valkyrie. All the shots are consistent in showing that there is only one battlestar on this side, the Galatica type. Thus there must be two Valkyries, one in the cylon war, and one years later of a different class. The Valkyrie types seen are un-named, the Galactica type is named "Valkyrie". Phalanx-a-pedian 21:22, 17 November 2012 (EST)
There has to be some way to clarify this. The crew of the Raptor was also looking up - towards the small Valkyrie type above them. The presence of the Valkyrie type is already enough to err on the side of caution...? --Frylock86
When they start off talking the Galactica type is above and to their right, by the time they stop talking about the Loki they are parallel to the Galactica types top. At no point are they to the right of any Valkyrie type and (even they there is a Brezerk class in the way at one point) they are looking in roughly the right direction for the Galactica type the entire time that they are talking about it. Phalanx-a-pedian 21:43, 17 November 2012 (EST)
Is there a way to just combine both ships into one page, similar to the Colombia page? That way we don't have separate pages for both ships. It seems odd having (Second Cylon War) written at the top. --Frylock86
There definitely is, I just feel that the new one deserves its one page while the first one doesn't really. The options we have are:
  • Put them in the same page like Columbia (I think this would look quite messy due to not enough text to match the size of the info box for the first one and that one logically being first).
  • Two separate pages with ([first/second] cylon war).
  • The current solution.
  • move the second valk page back to its original name and have a dis note saying that this is the second valk and linking to either the list of battlestars #valkyrie page or to the page on the original (My preference).
Phalanx-a-pedian 22:36, 17 November 2012 (EST)
Is there a consensus? Having the odd title make the Valkyrie page an odd man out from the rest of the entries. --Frylock86
Valkyrie should really be one page, sectioned off like Columbia (RDM) is. Also, in the future, it would be advisable to discuss such changes first on the appropriate talk page before executing them on a whim (even if they are well intentioned). -- Joe Beaudoin So say we all - Donate 00:40, 18 November 2012 (EST)