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September, 1966
Antares, U.S.S.
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The Federation science vessel whose crew discovered Charles Evans in 2266, marooned alone on Thasus and then transported him to the U.S.S Enterprise NCC-1701 to be delivered home. Later, the...

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Valiant, S.S.
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Early interstellar vessel launched in 2064 which was lost when it was carried out of the galaxy into the surrounding energy barrier, later detected via its recorder-marker log buoy. As a result of...

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October, 1966
class-J cargo ship
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Harry Mudd used one of these small, outdated ships when he was swept up in an asteroid belt. He was rescued by the Enterprise.

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November, 1966
Fesarius
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The First Federation flagship; first contact with this ship for the UFP was made by the original U.S.S. Enterprise in 2266.

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December, 1966
Astral Queen
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Captain Jon Daily commanded this Federation passenger craft in 2266. When the ship didn't make a scheduled stop at Planet Q, the Karidian Company of Players was forced to seek passage on the...

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bird-of-prey, Romulan
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Romulan bird-of-prey
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Romulan warship of the 23rd century used to test Federation fighting tactics and technology during the 2266 Romulan incursion. It could not use shields or weapons whenever cloaked. Its underside...

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January, 1967
Columbus, Shuttlecraft
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A shuttlecraft on board the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701, named after the explorer, Christopher Columbus (1451-1506). In 2267, this craft took part in a visual search for the crashed Galileo on the...

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Constitution-Class Starship
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Initially commissioned circa 2245, this type of Federation starship is one of the most well-known. The original U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 is of this class. Others have included the U.S.S....

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Galileo, Shuttlecraft (NCC-1701-7)
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One of the shuttlecraft on board the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701. The craft was lost in 2267 near Taurus II during its investigation of the Murasaki Effect and replaced with a same-numbered craft...

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February, 1967
Archon, U.S.S.
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An early Federation craft that vanished near the planet Beta III in 2167, when it was pulled from its orbit by the computer system Landru. The surviving crew was absorbed into Beta III's society...

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Botany Bay, S.S.
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Nuclear-powered vessel of the DY-100 class, which was Earth's standard interplanetary transport of the late 20th century. Named after an infamous Australian penal colony, the S.S. Botany Bay was...

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DY-100
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A late 20th century interplanetary vessel design built on Earth using nuclear powered engines and equipped with suspended-animation chambers for longer voyages during the pre-warp era, superceded...

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DY-500
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A sublight class ship of the 21st century, larger than the earlier DY-100 and in use for a century after being modified for early versions of warp drive. The S.S. Mariposa was of DY-500 class....

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Intrepid, U.S.S. (NCC-1631)
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A Constitution-class Federation starship, registry no. NCC-1631, with an all-Vulcan crew destroyed in 2268 by a gigantic spaceborne amoeba creature near the Gamma 7A System. A year earlier, the...

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Republic, U.S.S.
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Constitution-class Federation starship, registry NCC-1371. While serving aboard this vessel, Ensign James Kirk reported a careless mistake made by Ensign Ben Finney. Finney later claimed that...

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sleeper ship
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Spacecraft in which the crew hibernates in suspended animation or a reduced-metabolism coma during the journey, which is often slower-than-light. Khan's ship, the S.S. Botany Bay, was a sleeper...

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Valiant, U.S.S.
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This Federation starship was a casualty of the computer-run, 500-year-old war between planets Eminiar VII and Vendikar in 2217.

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March, 1967
Romulan battle cruiser
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The Romulans used this Klingon-style ship during a short alliance between the Klingons and Romulans in 2268.

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April, 1967
Denevan ship
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A dying Denevan native flew one of these small, one-person spacecrafts directly into the system's sun in 2267. The pilot had been infested with Denevan neural parasites, which were eradicated by...

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October, 1967
Constellation, U.S.S. (NCC-1017)
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Federation starship, Constitution-class, registry no. NCC-1017, commanded by Commodore Matt Decker. Confronted by an extragalactic planet killer weapon in 2267 near system L-374, the...

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Enterprise, I.S.S.
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Mirror universe counterpart to the U.S.S. Enterprise. In 2267, Kirk and his away party encountered the brutal, parallel timeline when they were accidentally transported to the I.S.S. Enterprise...

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planet killer
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This giant vessel is actually more of a spacefaring weapon, and made its way through our galaxy annihilating multiple planets and civilizations. The "doomsday machine" was destroyed by James T....

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December, 1967
Carolina, U.S.S.
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This Federation starship supposedly sent a distress call to the Enterprise in 2267. It was actually a hoax transmission from the Klingons, who faked the distress call in order to keep the...

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Deep Space Station K-7
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A 22nd-century, civilian Federation outpost, K-7 was located near Sherman's Planet, and also located only one parsec from a nearby Klingon outpost. The station was near the Mempa Sector in...

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Dierdre, S.S.
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Freighter. This ship supposedly sent a distress call to the Enterprise in 2267. In actuality, the fake transmission was part of a Klingon scheme to keep the Enterprise from returning to planet...

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Farragut, U.S.S. (NCC-1647)
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The starship to which Lieutenant James T. Kirk was first assigned after leaving Starfleet Academy. During his service on the Farragut in 2257, 200 crew members were slaughtered by the dikironium...

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Yorktown, U.S.S. (NCC-1717)
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A Constitution-class starship like the U.S.S. Enterprise. Registry NCC-1717. The Yorktown was set to meet with the Enterprise in 2268 to deliver vaccines for the planet Theta VII. It was also...

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January, 1968
Horizon, U.S.S.
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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...

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March, 1968
Beagle, S.S.
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A small, non-combat ship commanded by Captain R.M. Merrick. In 2261, the crew of the vessel was taken prisoner by the inhabitants of Planet 892-IV.

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Excalibur (NCC-1664), U.S.S.
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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...

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Exeter (NCC-1672), U.S.S.
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Constitution-class Federation starship, registry no. NCC-1672, commanded by Captain Ronald Tracey. In 2268, the Exeter visited planet Omega IV, where Captain Tracey brought back a deadly virus...

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Hood, U.S.S. (NCC-1703)
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Constitution-class Federation starship, registry NCC-1703. In 2268, the Hood was one of the ships involved in the ill-fated tests of the M-5 computer.

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Lexington, U.S.S. (NCC-1709)
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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...

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Potemkin, U.S.S. (NCC-1657)
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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...

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Woden
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A simple old-style automated ore freighter, carrying no crew. In 2268, the Woden was accidentally destroyed by the M-5 multitronic computer due to its serious malfunctioning.

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September, 1968
battle cruiser, Klingon
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battle cruiser, Romulan
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Klingon battle cruiser
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The Klingon battle cruiser formed the backbone of the Klingon Defense Force for decades. The D7-type vessel was in service in the 2260s, a design shared with the Romulan Star Empire during the...

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November, 1968
Defiant, U.S.S. (NCC-1764)
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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...

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Tholian ship
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Tholian vessels are wedge-shaped and are capable of traveling across and within interphasic space. Tholian vessels, when working together, use a unique form of energy weapon to create a Tholian...

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Yonada
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Multigenerational spaceship built by the Fabrini civilization 10,000 years ago. Built inside a large asteroid, the Yonada was a slower-than-light ship designed to transport part of the Fabrini...

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February, 1969
Aurora
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In 2269, Dr. Sevrin and his group of followers stole this space cruiser on their quest to find the mythical planet of Eden.

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Galileo II, Shuttlecraft
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One of the U.S.S. Enterprise's shuttles, presumably a replacement for the first Galileo. The Galileo II was stolen by Dr. Sevrin in 2269, during his search for the mythical planet Eden.

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December, 1969
Columbia, S.S.
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This Federation vessel crashed on Talos IV in 2254 during a scientific expedition. The only survivor was crew member Vina, who was cared for by the Talosians.

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Enterprise, U.S.S.
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Launched in 2245, the original and illustrious starship U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 was built in the San Francisco Yards orbiting Earth. The Constitution-class starship was previously captained by...

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Hokule'a-class starship
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The U.S.S. Tripoli was of this class. In 2338, the Tripoli discovered Data on Omicron Theta.

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Jenolen, U.S.S.
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An older class of Federation starship, the Jenolen disappeared in 2294, leaving no word as to its whereabouts and presumed lost. In 2369, the Enterprise-D discovered that the Jenolen had in fact...

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Sydney-class transport
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A small, runabout-style ship. In 2294, a Sydney-class vessel, the Jenolen, vanished while carrying Montgomery Scott. It was later found, on the surface of a Dyson sphere, by the Enterprise-D.

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Tripoli, U.S.S.
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The starship whose crew first discovered Data 31 years ago was retired upon decommissioning to Surplus Depot Z15 at Qualor II, where it had been used as a holding vessel on the yard's perimeter in...

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November, 1973
I.K.S. Klothos
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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...

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Klothos
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Klingon cruiser. Kor commanded this ship during the Klingon victory over the Federation at Caleb IV.

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December, 1973
Aquashuttle
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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,...

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Copernicus NCC-1701A/3, Shuttlecraft
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Shuttlecraft used to ferry Spock, Sulu and Uhura to a starbase in 2269. The crew was in possession of a stasis box from the long-extinct Slaver Empire.

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Scouter-Gig
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A small Federation water-craft, not unlike a speedboat, the scouter-gig is used by a U.S.S. Enterprise search party in 2269 on the planet Argo. The registery number on the gig is NCC-1701/R6.

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Traitor's Claw, The
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A former Kzin police vessel stolen by a group of Kzinti freebooters led by Chuft Captain. On stardate 4187.3 (2269), Chuft Captain and his pirates used The Traitor's Claw in a scheme to steal an...

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January, 1974
Ariel, U.S.S.
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A Federation survey ship, the S.S. Ariel is crewed by a six-member scientific contact team. Leading them is Lieutenant Commander Tom Markel. Lt. Randi Bryce is a biologist, while Lt. Nancy...

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September, 1974
Huron, U.S.S.
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A freighter under the command of Captain O'Shea. On stardate 6334.1 (2270), the Huron took aboard a commercial shipment of dilithium, along with a small quantity of the life-saving drug strobolin...

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patrol craft, Dramian
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In 2270 (stardate 5275.6), when trying to sneak aboard the Enterprise, Dramian security head Commander Demos uses a small interplanetary patrol craft. The yellow vehicle has a one-person cockpit.

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October, 1974
Karla Five's Scout Ship
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Operated by Karla Five of Arret — from an antimatter, negative-time universe — this scout ship can attain a speed of warp 36. Karla Five was caught unaware when Amphion, a dead star,...

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Kukulkan's ship
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The godlike being Kukulkan, a creature of immense power, travels the spaceways in a large sleek vessel that is painted red and blue. The ship can project an energy field that showcases a...

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December, 1979
Air Tram
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This transport vehicle was commonly used in the San Francisco Bay Area in the 23rd century. Admiral Kirk once took an air tram to Starfleet Headquarters.

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Amar, I.K.S.
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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...

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Columbia, U.S.S.
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Starfleet scout ship, registry NCC-621.

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Constitution-Class Refit
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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...

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Enterprise, S.S.
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Early spacecraft. A picture of this vessel could be seen on the refitted Enterprise.

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Enterprise, Space Shuttle
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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.

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Epsilon IX Relay Station
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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,...

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K't'inga-class battle cruiser
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This class of Klingon ship replaced the D7-class of battle cruiser around 2270. K't'inga-class battle cruisers are among the smaller Klingon ships.

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Orbital Office Complex
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An orbital office complex houses several modules for various tasks and operations. Around 2270, one such complex provided offices for Admiral Kirk and his crew during the Enterprise refit.

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Revere, U.S.S.
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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...

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shuttle, Vulcan
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Spock used one of these small, warp-powered vessels in 2271 to get from Vulcan to the Enterprise. The craft was named for the great Vulcan philosopher Surak.

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travel pod
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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...

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Work Bee
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A small, one-person extravehicular craft used for orbital construction and similar work. The Work Bee employed a modular design and could be equipped with robotic waldoes. It could also be used...

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June, 1982
Kobayashi Maru
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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...

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Miranda-class starship
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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...

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Regula One
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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...

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Reliant, U.S.S.
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Miranda-class starship, registry no. NCC-1864; commanded by Captain Clark Terrell; first officer, Commander Pavel Chekov. Its final mission occurred in 2285, when the Reliant was assigned to the...

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June, 1984
bird-of-prey, Klingon
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Excelsior, U.S.S.
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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...

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Excelsior-class starship
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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."...

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Grissom, U.S.S. (NCC-638)
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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...

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Klingon Bird-of-Prey
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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...

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Merchantman
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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...

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Oberth-class starship
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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...

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Spacedock
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Spacedock is a massive, orbital facility, providing starships with many service facilities. Starships can dock for crew transfers and/or put in for repairs. In 2285, the U.S.S. Enterprise...

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November, 1986
Enterprise (aircraft carrier), U.S.S.
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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...

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Enterprise-A, U.S.S.
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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...

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Huey 204
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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...

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Probe, The
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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...

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Saratoga, U.S.S. (NCC-1937)
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This Miranda-class starship was patrolling the Neutral Zone when it was disabled by an alien space probe. The Saratoga's registry was NCC-1937.

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September, 1987
battle section
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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...

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Captain's yacht
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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...

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Enterprise-D, U.S.S.
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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...

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Farpoint Station
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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....

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Galaxy, U.S.S.
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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...

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Galaxy-Class Starship
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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...

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Hood, U.S.S. (NCC-42296)
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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...

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October, 1987
Ajax, U.S.S.
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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...

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Fearless, U.S.S.
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Starship that rendezvoued with the Enterprise to transfer Kosinski and his assistant for warp drive experiments in 2364 after their work had apparently improved its warp engine performance.

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