Nuke the carrier in 7 easy steps.
Guide to Explode the Carrier
Power up and deploy the carrier as usual.
Exit the helm and open this.
Arm the 4 switches.
The panel should now look like the image above.
Insert the key.
The panel should now look like this:
Press the button next to the key to activate.
Your panel should now look like this:
Click the Button!
Click the self destruct button.
If you turn around, all screens should look like this:
In 10 seconds you will be dead.
The carrier should now explode and look like this:
Then see the glorious defeat screen.