Ext. Deep space
A massive SPACECRAFT centered in the frame, countless windows blazing with light. Painted on its side are every national flag you can think of.
After a moment, something huge tumbles into view, bigger even than the ship. It takes a moment to realize it's a PENCIL. It passes through the ship as if through a ghost.
The camera pulls back to reveal...
int. CONTROL ROOM - DARK
...that the ship is a HOLOGRAM floating in the air over a lit-up console, the stars behind it visible through a massive ragged HOLE IN THE WALL. The view is from inside a futuristic control room. There's no gravity here- small items like the pencil float slowly past.
The ship flickers a few times, then disappears. The words "DIAGNOSTICS COMPLETE" appear, then the ship re-appears, only now there are flashing red lights along its front half.
The hologram pixellates, jitters and is gone. A moment later a schematic of the ship appears- a blinking yellow light appears