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Timeline - 2364


Prime Timeline

Year Event
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1 The USS Enteprise-D is commissioned. Joining the crew for the launch are Counsellor Deanna Troi, Tactical Officer Natasha Yar, Operations Officer Lieutenant Commander Data, Lieutenant Worf, Chief O'Brien, and Captain Jean Luc Picard.1
  People :  Deanna Troi, Jean-Luc Picard, Data, Natasha Yar, Miles Edward O'Brien, Worf Rozhenko
1 Admiral McCoy makes an inspection of the Enterprise-D during her maiden voyage.1
  People :  Leonard H. McCoy
1 First Contact is made with the Q continuum when a Q stops the Enterprise and puts the crew on trial for the alleged crimes of humanity. Q agrees that the ship's current Farpoint mission will make a good test of whether humanity is currently worthy of being allowed space exploration.1
  People :  Jean-Luc Picard, Q
  Species :  Q
1 The Enterprise-D arrives at Deneb IV to inspect the Farpoint station. Beverly Crusher joins the ship as Chief Medical Officer. She brings her son Wesley to the ship with her. Also joining the ship are Commander William Riker and Lieutenant Geordi LaForge. The station is discovered to be a gigantic shape-shifting life-form which the native Bandi have imprisoned on the planet. With the help of the Enterprise crew, the creature is released.1
  People :  Beverly Crusher, Wesley Crusher, William T. Riker, Geordi LaForge
  Species :  Denebian, Space Jellyfish
2 The Enterprise-D arrives at a rendezvous with the USS Tsiolkovsky, which has been observing the collapse of a red giant star, to discover the entire crew dead. It is discovered that an infenction caused the crew to exhibit a loss of inhibition. The infection spreads to the Enterprise and incapacitates most of the crew, causing Lieutenant Yar to have a sexual liasion with Lieutenant Commander Data. The infection is ultimately overcome, though not before the Tsiolkovsky is lost in the collapse of the star.2
  People :  Data, Natasha Yar
3 The Enterprise-D visits Ligon II to bargain for supplies of a vaccine which is urgently needed to cure an outbreak of Anchilles Fever. Despite some difficulties involving local politics, the vaccine is succseefully acquired.3
  People :  Natasha Yar, Lutan
  Species :  Ligonian
4 The first official contact between the Federation and the Ferengi occurs when the Enterprise-D encounters a Ferengi vessel. Contact is also made with a remnant of the long-dead T'Kon Empire on Gamma Tauri IV.4
  Species :  Ferengi
5 The Enterprise-D meets with the USS Fearless to take aboard Kosinski, a Starfleet propulsion specialist who is upgrading Starship engines. Kosinski's exeriments on the ship result in incredible bursts of speed which throw it cast distances across the universe, largely due to the involvement of his assistant, the Traveller. The Traveller is ultimately able to return the Enterprise to the proper place.5
  People :  Kosinski, The Traveller
  Species :  Traveller
6 The Enterprise-D transports some Selay and Antican delegates to the neutral planet Parliment for a conference. Despite some complications, the mission is ultimately successful.6
  Species :  Selay, Antican
7 The Enterprise visits the planet Rubicun III, encountering the Edo species. Complications ensue when a member of the away team violates a local law, but Captain Picard is able to negotiate a solution.7
  People :  Wesley Crusher
  Species :  Edo
8 The Enterprise encounters a Ferengi ship at the Xendi Sabu whose commander, Bok, presents Captain Picard with a gift - the USS Stargazer, which had been believed lost in 2355. The gift proves to be a ruse, part of a plot by Bok to kill Picard. The plot is foiled by the Enterprise-D crew.8
  People :  DaiMon Bok, Jean-Luc Picard
  Species :  Ferengi
9 An accidental explosion results in mass casualties on the mining colony in the Sigma Three solar system.10
10 The Enterpise-D encounters Q for the second time. Q attempts to corrupt Commander Riker by offering him the powers of a Q. Although tempted, Riker ultimately refuses and Q leaves in defeat.10
  People :  William T. Riker, Q
  Species :  Q
11 The Enterprise-D is visiting the planet Haven when a Tarellians plague ship arrives. The ship eventually agrees to leave the planet, taking with them Wyatt Miller, a doctor and finace to Deanna Troi, who was aboard the ship.11
  People :  Deanna Troi
  Species :  Tarellian
12 The Enterprise meets with a Jarada ship. Despite some difficulties due to a holodeck malfunction, the meeting concludes successfully.12
  Species :  Jarada
13 The Enterprise visits Omicron Theta, the planet on which Lieutenant Commander Data was discovered in 2336. Another Android, Lore, is discovered and assembled on the colony. Lore is discovered to have a psychopathic personality, almost destroying the Enterprise by calling on a Crystalline Entity which destroyed the Omicron Theta colony. Lore is left adrift in space and the Entity driven off.13
  People :  Data, Lore
  Species :  Crystalline entity
14 The Enterprise visits the planet Angel One to investigate the loss of the freighter Odin in 2357. Survivors from the Odin are discovered living on the planet, and although they are regarded as dangerour rebels by the local authorities, Commander Riker is able to convince the leader of the planet to spare them the death penalty and instead exile them to a remote location on the planet.14
  People :  William T. Riker
  Species :  Angelian
15 The Bynar civilisation undergoes a catastrophic crash when a star in their system goes supernova, creating an electromagnetic pulse which disables all of their computer systems.16
  Species :  Bynars
16 The Bynars hijack the Enterprise-D, using the ship's computer to store a backup copy of their home planet's computer systems and return it to their planet. Captain Picard and Commander Riker are able to regain control of the Starship and restor function on the Bynar planet.16
  People :  William T. Riker
  Species :  Bynars
17 The Enterprise responds to a terrorist hostage crisis on Mordan IV, with Starfleet Admiral Mark Jameson acting as mission commander. The hostage crisis proves to be a ruse by the Mordan IV leader, who has a personal grudge against Jameson. Jameson dies due to an alien medication he used to restore his youth for the mission, and the crisis is resolved.17
  People :  Admiral Mark Jameson
  Species :  Mordanian
18 The Enterprise encounters the planet Aldea, long believed to be a myth. The Aldeans abduct several children from the ship, planning to use them as a basis to repopulate their planet. The Enterprise crew determine that the advanced technology of the Aldeans has rendered them extinct, and is able to recover the children and help the Aldeans begin to change their lives to cure the problem.18
  People :  Wesley Crusher
  Species :  Aldean
19 The Enterprise visits the terraforming station on Velara III. Whilst there contact is made with a silicon life form inhabiting the planet, which had been threatened by the terraforming efforts. The crew are able to negotiate a peace with the life form.19
  Species :  Microbrain
20 The Enterprise visits Relva III, where applicants for Starfleet Academy are to undergo final testing for admittance. Wesley Crusher participates, but fails the entrance exam. Whilst there the Enterprise crew is investigated by Lieutenant Commander Dexter Remmick, on the orders of Admiral Quinn.20
  People :  Wesley Crusher, Lieutenant Commander Dexter Remmick, Quinn, Jean-Luc Picard
21 Jadzia enters the Trill Initiate program.21
  People :  Dax
  Species :  Trill
22 The Enterprise-D encounters the wreck of the freighter Batris, rescuing the Klingon rebels from the ship. They subsequently attempt to hijack the Enterprise, and are killed in the attempt.22
  People :  Worf Rozhenko
  Species :  Klingons
23 The Enterprise-D visits the planet Minos, home to a massive arms industry. They discover than a powerful automated weapon developed on the planet has destroyed the civilisation there. Although the weapon attacks the Enterprise, they are able to disable it successfully.23
24 The Enterprise-D visits the Delos star system. An encounter with the inhabitants of the two habitable stars in the system, Brekka and Ornara, proves difficult when it is disovered that one planet has been engaged in a prolonged campaign of exploitation of the other. The Enterprise departs, leaving both groups to their problems.24
  Species :  Brekkian, Ornaran
25 Yar is killed at Vagra II by the entity known as Armus, while attempting to rescue crewmembers from a crashed shuttlecraft.25
  People :  Natasha Yar
  Species :  Armus
25 Worf is appointed as Chief Security Officer of the Enterprise-D.25
  People :  Worf Rozhenko
26 B'Elanna joins Starfleet Academy.26
  People :  B'Elanna Torres
27 The Enterprise-D investigates a "time slip" phenomenon, tracking a distress call to the Vandor system, location of the laboratory of Dr. Manheim. Manheim's experiments on time caused the time slips when an accident caused an explosion in his laboratory. The Enterprise crew are able to repair the damage. In the process, Jean-Luc Picard reconnects with an old romantic interest, now Manheim's wife.27
  People :  Jean-Luc Picard, Jenice Manheim
28 The Enterprise-D is diverted to the planet Dytallix B by a message from Walker Keel. Keel and several other Captains feel that something mysterious is going on at Starfleet command. Investigation shows that Starfleet has been infiltrated by a parasitic alien species. Captain Picard and Commander Riker are able to defeat the aliens.28
  People :  Walker Keel, Jean-Luc Picard
  Species :  Parasites
29 The Borg make their first attack on the Federation, destroying several outposts near the Romulan border. The Romulans re-establish diplomatic ties with the Federation.29
  Species :  Romulans, Humans, Borg

● - Shows the canon status of the year for this event

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# Series Season Source Comment
1 TNG 1 Encounter at Farpoint
2 TNG 1 The Naked Now
3 TNG 1 Code of Honor
4 TNG 1 The Last Outpost
5 TNG 1 Where No One Has Gone Before
6 TNG 1 Lonely Among Us
7 TNG 1 Justice
8 TNG 1 The Battle
9 TNG 1 Hide and Q Just prior to the episode
10 TNG 1 Hide and Q
11 TNG 1 Haven
12 TNG 1 The Big Goodbye
13 TNG 1 Datalore
14 TNG 1 Angel One
15 TNG 1 11001001 Shortly before the episode
16 TNG 1 11001001
17 TNG 1 Too Short a Season
18 TNG 1 When the Bough Breaks
19 TNG 1 Home Soil
20 TNG 1 Coming of Age
21 DS9 3 Equilibrium Jadzia says she spent three years as an initiate; the episode Dax establishes her joining as taking place two years before 2369
22 TNG 1 Heart of Glory
23 TNG 1 The Arsenal of Freedom
24 TNG 1 Symbiosis
25 TNG 1 Skin of Evil
26 VOY 1 Caretaker
27 TNG 1 We'll Always Have Paris
28 TNG 1 Conspiracy
29 TNG 1 The Neutral Zone Note that this episode is the foundation of most Star Trek dates - Data states the year as 2364, and it is from this datapoint that the bulk of dates in Star Trek are calculated
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 1)
Episode : Encounter at Farpoint
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 1)
Episode : The Naked Now
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 1)
Episode : Code of Honor
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 2)
Episode : The Last Outpost
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 2)
Episode : Where No One Has Gone Before
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 2)
Episode : Lonely Among Us
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 2)
Episode : Justice
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 2)
Episode : The Battle
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 3)
Episode : Hide and Q
Comment : Just prior to the episode
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 3)
Episode : Hide and Q
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 3)
Episode : Haven
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 3)
Episode : The Big Goodbye
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 3)
Episode : Datalore
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 3)
Episode : Angel One
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 4)
Episode : 11001001
Comment : Shortly before the episode
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 4)
Episode : 11001001
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 4)
Episode : Too Short a Season
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 4)
Episode : When the Bough Breaks
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 4)
Episode : Home Soil
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 4)
Episode : Coming of Age
Series : DS9 Season 3 (Disc 1)
Episode : Equilibrium
Comment : Jadzia says she spent three years as an initiate; the episode Dax establishes her joining as taking place two years before 2369
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 5)
Episode : Heart of Glory
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 5)
Episode : The Arsenal of Freedom
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 5)
Episode : Symbiosis
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 5)
Episode : Skin of Evil
Series : VOY Season 1 (Disc 1)
Episode : Caretaker
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 5)
Episode : We'll Always Have Paris
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 6)
Episode : Conspiracy
Series : TNG Season 1 (Disc 6)
Episode : The Neutral Zone
Comment : Note that this episode is the foundation of most Star Trek dates - Data states the year as 2364, and it is from this datapoint that the bulk of dates in Star Trek are calculated

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