Originally Posted by Oregon_Coast_Trekkie
We'll just have to wait for the movie to find out. Be careful: you just may have ignited the "build on earth" vs. "built in space" debate. Although, one has to assume that spacedock exists at this time in Trek lore.
Ah yes, the irrelevant in the greater scale of things debate of whether or not the Enterprise was built in space. One of my favorites.