Originally Posted by starbase63
Meh. Two years later and I still don't like it.
Hopefully they'll tweak the design a little for the next movie, or at least agree on what size she is, the same as the Prime movie era refit as the details on the ship seem to indicate (which makes the most sense) or three times the size as the interior of the hangar bay would lead one to believe.
Mike Okuda was a Tech Consultant for Hayne's Owners Workshop U.S.S. ENTERPRISE book, and in the book it is mentioned that the new Enterprise from the movies is indeed considerably larger (in-universe) than her TOS counterpart.