Search
Mobile Site Caption Comp Monthly Poll Sudden Death Colour Key Statistics Cookie Usage
Federation Ships Other Ships A-K Fleets Weaponry Species Standard People Timelines Calculators Photo Galleries Temporal
Space Stations Other Ships L-Z Design Lineage Size Charts Battles Alternate People Science / Tech Styling Maps / Politics Temporal Ships
Articles Reviews Lists Recreation Search Site Guide What's New eMail Author Links / Awards Shops Forum

Articles
Abrams
Speed!

Antimatter
Borg
History
Constitution
Class Starships
Dangling
Threads
Enterprise
Ramblings
Eugenics
War Dates
Here be
Remans?
Klingon
Battlecruiser
Klingon
Bird of Prey
Live fast...
Write Badly
Magazine
Capacity

Maps

Money

Monoculture
Nemesis
Script
NX Class
Phase Cannon

Phasers
Random
Musings
Religion
in Trek
Romulan
Warp Drive
Scaling
Issues
Size of the
Federation
Sovereign
Changes

Stardates
Technology
Levels
The Ba'Ku
Land Grab
The
Defiant
The
Holodeck
The Size of
Starfleet
Torpedo
Yields
Transwarp
Theories
Trek XI
Issues
Tri-cobalt
device
Trills
/ Dax
Warp Speed
Anomalies
Total
Output
Galaxy Class
Total Output
Intrepid Class
Total Output
Weapon
Power
D'Deridex Class
Weapon Power
Galaxy Class
Weapon Output
Genesis
Weapon Power
Husnock Warship
Weapon Power
TOS Type 2 Phaser
Weapon Power
Trilithium Torpedoes
Weapon Power
Shield
Strength
Galaxy Class
Shield Strength

Miscellaneous

Materials

Timeline - Standard Timeline - 2268

Year Event
2268
1Captain Kirk orders the USS Enterprise to cross the border into Romulan space, apparently acting irrationally as a result of stress. The ship is quickly surrounded by Romulan battlecruisers, who order it to surrender. Kirk reveals to his crew that he is acting on Federation orders, having faked his condition in order to allow the Federation deniability if the mission failed. Kirk is successful in stealing one of the Romulan cloaking devices and returning with it, a major intelligence coup for the Federation.1
 People : James T. Kirk
 Species : Romulans
2The USS Enterprise destroys a colossal single-celled organism which is threatening to invade our galaxy.2
3The USS Enterprise tests the M-5 computer. Designed by Dr. Richard Daystrom, the M-5 is intended to allow Starships to operate with virtually no crew on board. The system malfunctions during testing, destroying the Starship Excalibur. The test convinces Starfleet that the removal of human thinking from Starships is wrong in principle, and no further moves along these lines are made.3
Picture from 2268

Yellow text = Canon source Green text = Backstage source Cyan text = Novel White text = DITL speculation

References
# Series Season Source Comment
1 TOS 3 The Enterprise Incident
2 TOS 2 The Immunity Syndrome
3 TOS 2 The Ultimate Computer
Series: TOS Season 3 (Disc 1)
Source: The Enterprise Incident
Series: TOS Season 2 (Disc 5)
Source: The Immunity Syndrome
Series: TOS Season 2 (Disc 7)
Source: The Ultimate Computer


Copyright Graham Kennedy Page views : 1,406 Last updated : 1 Jan 1970