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This early Federation starship is notable for its fateful stop on the planet Sigma Iotia III in 2168. The crew accidentally left behind a book entitled Chicago Mobs of the Twenties, which the highly impressionably...
Excalibur (NCC-1664), U.S.S.
Consitution-class Federation starship, registry no. NCC-1664, commanded by Captian Harris. In 2268, the ship was destroyed and its entire crew killed during a disastrous war-game drill with Richard Daystrom's...
Hood, U.S.S. (NCC-1703)
Lexington, U.S.S. (NCC-1709)
Constitution-class Federation starship, registry no. NCC-1709, commanded by Commodore Robert Wesley. Lt. Whatley transferred from the Lexington to the U.S.S. Enterprise a week before the tribble incident...
Potemkin, U.S.S. (NCC-1657)
A Constitution-class Federation starship named for the Russian military officer Grigory Alexandrovitch Potemkin (1739-1791), Starfleet registry number NCC-1657. On stardate 4729.4 (2268) the Potemkin...
A Klingon D-7 class battle cruiser, the I.K.S. Klothos was under the command of Captain Kor in 2269. That same year, the Klothos was trapped temporarily in the extradimensional realm of Elysia, an alternate...
The slim aquashuttle aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise is both spaceworthy and able to perform underwater reconnaissance. Housed on the hangar deck, the aquashuttle is crewed by Captain Kirk, Lieutenant Clayton,...
Defiant, U.S.S. (NCC-1764)
Constitution-class 23rd-century Federation starship, registry no. NCC-1764. Caught in a spatial interphase in 2268, near Tholian territory, the U.S.S. Defiant was lost between dimensions for several hours,...
On stardate 7412.6, this Klingon battle cruiser was destroyed during its investigation of the immense space-faring, machine lifeform, known as "V'Ger." This vessel is similar in configuration to the battle...
This refit of the old Constitution-class is best evidenced via the U.S.S. Enterprise, under the command of a then-Admiral Kirk, circa 2271. This class of starship featured an increase in crew compliment,...
Enterprise, Space Shuttle
Earth orbital test vehicle, designated OV-101. Built by NASA in 1976, this craft was involved in several missions pertaining to such things as zero-gravity experiments and satellite launches.
Epsilon IX Relay Station
Situated in the Alpha Quadrant, Epsilon IX was the site of the Federation's earliest contact with the probe, V'Ger. The relay station, and all of its personnel, were assimilated by the cloud-like, space...
K't'inga-class battle cruiser
Orbital Office Complex
Commodore Probert ordered this scout vessel, registry NCC-595, to rendezvous with the U.S.S. Columbia in 2271. This was one of the last orders overheard at the Epsilon IX Monitoring Station before it...
Admiral Kirk and Scotty rode on of these small shuttles to the Enterprise in 2271, as the ship's transporter wasn't working yet. These pods are used for short-term travel, such as back and forth from...
Federation freighter that served as part of the Kobayashi Maru scenario, a simulated Starfleet Academy training exercise wherein cadets had to decide what command decisions to make after receiving a distress...
This type of Federation starship was introduced prior to 2285. The Miranda-class are similar to Soyuz-class ships, and have nacelles below their saucer sections. The Reliant and Saratoga were Miranda-class...
A space lab in orbit of the planet Regula, Regula One housed the research facilities for Project: Genesis. The project, lead by Doctors Carol and David Marcus, created "life" from "lifeless-ness." Regula...
A starship originally designated NX-2000, for testing purposes and as the first of its class, "The Great Experiment" was the first starship equiped with transwarp drive. Captain Styles commanded the NX-2000,...
Type of Federation starship. The first of these, launched in 2285, had an experimental transwarp drive, which presumably had to be removed. The Excelsior was referred to as "The Great Experiment." Notable...
Grissom, U.S.S. (NCC-638)
Captain J.T. Esteban commanded this Oberth-class research vessel, which was assigned to investigate the Genesis Planet in 2285. The investigation team also included Lieutenant Saavik and Dr. David Marcus....
The ubiquitous spread-wing craft capable of atmospheric, planetary or warp operations is utilized in two classes: the smaller B'rel and the larger K'Vort. Kruge's smaller ship had a crew of 12 in 2286....
A small merchant cargo ship, chartered in 2285 by the Klingon operative, Valkris. Valkris used the ship to transport stolen data on the Federation project known as Genesis to the Klingon government. A...
This kind of Federation starship is often used for scientific missions. The U.S.S. Grissom was of the Oberth-class. While in orbit of the Genesis Planet, Grissom was destroyed by Commander Kruge. At...
Enterprise (aircraft carrier), U.S.S.
Twentieth century U.S. Naval warship, registry CVN-65. Chekov and Uhura took high-energy photons from this nuclear-powered vessel in order to recrystallize the dilithium on their Klingon Bird-of-Prey...
The second Federation starship to bear the name U.S.S. Enterprise. Under the command of recently-demoted Captain James Kirk, the ship was launched in 2286, after Kirk and crew saved Earth from an alien...
This rotor-winged aircraft, or "helicopter," was used on Earth in the late 20th century. In 1986, Sulu used one such vehicle to deliver Plexiglas panels to the time-traveling Klingon Bird-of-Prey. The...
An alien space probe of unknown origin, the Probe wreaked ecological havoc on planet Earth when, in 2286, it came searching for humpback whales. The Probe wanted to contact the intelligent species, but...
Captain Klaa's Bird-of-Prey
What distinguished Klaa's Bird-of-Prey was its unique periscopic targetting system, which allowed the Klingon commander, from his command chair, to physically sight and target his prey. Upon firing weapons...
In 2293, Kirk was to escort this Klingon battle cruiser, and Chancellor Gorkon, through Federation space to the Chancellor's peace meeting on Earth. During the mission, Kronos One was attacked -- seemingly...
Synonym for a Galaxy-class starship's stardrive section. The battle section is the module that contains the warp engines and main engineering, following separation from the saucer section. This section...
Apparently a newer Starfleet tradition, this large, elliptical, shuttle vehicle appeared on Galaxy-class starships. The Captain's yacht docks and disembarks from an external port located on the underside...
The U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701-D was a Galaxy-class starship and the flagship of Starfleet. The fifth starship to be named Enterprise, she was commanded by Captain Jean-Luc Picard. With a total of 42...
Initially thought to be a large spaceport on Deneb IV, the station was actually a giant, shape-shifting lifeform, forced to assume the form of the base by the natives of Deneb IV, the Bandi. Thanks to...
The first Galaxy-class starship, a prototype for the most sophisticated of Federation ships in the late 24th century. In 2374, the U.S.S. Galaxy, named after its class, was damaged during an invasion...
The largest Starfleet vessel until the coming of the Sovereign-class, and its most-decked at 42. Ships of the class include the namesake U.S.S. Galaxy and the U.S.S. Venture, as well as the destroyed...
Hood, U.S.S. (NCC-42296)
An Excelsior-class starship, this is the second vessel to bear the name Hood. As Commander Riker's previous assignment, the Hood arrived at Deneb IV to transfer him to the Enterprise-D. The Hood also...
Jean-Luc Picard's friend from the Academy, Corey Zweller, was assigned to this ship upon graduating. It was also one of two Starfleet ships whose increased warp engine performance is supposed proof of...
A massive Federation orbiting facility, at the planet Tarsas III, commanded by Commander Orfil Quinteros. In 2364, the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701-D received an upgrade to its computer systems there....
A starship too small to ferry the entire Enterprise crew out to regain their ship after it is hijacked from Starbase 74 by the Bynars, and too slow — it's 66 hours away. Data passed through an unstable...
The type of sophisticated starship the Ferengi Alliance uses, many come equipped with powerful plasma energy weapons capable of destroying even a Galaxy-class starship. The ships have a standard crew...
This Talarian freighter was hijacked by Klingons under the command of Captain Korris on stardate 41503.7. The craft exploded, but the Klingon renegades were rescued by personnel from the U.S.S. Enterprise-D.
Class of Federation starship similar in size to Constitution-class ships and easily indentified by their four warp nacelles. Captain Picard's former command, the Stargazer, was of Constellation-class....
An Ambassador-class heavy cruiser, the Horatio was commanded by Captain Walker Keel. Keel, an old friend of Captain Picard, arranged a secret meeting of four captains on Dytallix B. Keel gathered the...
An Earth-bound ship that the Enterprise, out near the Neutral Zone, offers as transport home for its three 20th-century passengers. The trip to Earth will be of several months, though, on top of the Charleston's...
A late-20th century, sublight spacecraft. The Enterprise-D discovered this cryo-satellite on Stardate 41986.0. It carried several humans, from 1990s Earth, in a state of cryogenic preservation — placed...
Romulan B-type warbird
This new class of Romulan warbird re-asserted the Romulans presence in the 24th Century. The Enterprise-D encountered several of these ships, most notably when it answered Setal's request for asylum....
The largest and most powerful of Romulan spacecraft, first detected in late 2364 by the Federation in the first Romulan meeting in 53 years. Nearly twice the length overall of a Galaxy-class starship,...
Prior to serving aboard the Enterprise-D, Dr. Pulaski served aboard the U.S.S. Repulse. Because the doctor refused to use the transporter, the Repulse's Shuttle 10, name unknown, brought her over to Enterprise.