USS Cygnus: A Failure to Communicate

The Cygnus is tasked on an 8 month survey into unknown space on the back side of Cardassian-held territory. There have been fleeting rumors of a space-faring civilization called the "Commonwealth" a small interstellar republic. If true, the crew of the Cygnus is to catalogue the star systems and make First Contact with the leadership of the Commonwealth.

Mission Description

The Cygnus is tasked on an 8 month survey into unknown space on the back side of Cardassian-held territory. There have been fleeting rumors of a space-faring civilization called the “Commonwealth” a small interstellar republic. If true, the crew of the Cygnus is to catalogue the star systems and make First Contact with the leadership of the Commonwealth. En route, both Captain Stafford and Commander Pope are reassigned suddenly, with a new Captain coming aboard during the rendezvous of the USS Calgary. Will this new Captain be able to hold the crew and ship together during such an unprecedented move by Starfleet Command?

About the Mission

Command
Status
Complete
Total Stories
57
Start Date
21/11/2021
End Date
30/08/2022

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30 August 2022

Showdown

USS Cygnus: A Failure to Communicate

The streaking stars resolved into individual points of light as the USS Cygnus dropped to sublight velocity. Ahead of the ship, less than ten million kilometers away, was the object of their pursuit: the Crystalline Entity. They had effectively tracked the creature to an area of open space less [...]

16 August 2022

Familiar Faces

USS Cygnus: A Failure to Communicate

Lieutenant Carson had completed his third after action review of the day, having tied up a holodeck for his department’s training purposes without a break. First was his security team, then a tactical exercise, and finally a solo run with James throwing  variety of scenarios where he may [...]

14 August 2022

The Joining

USS Cygnus: A Failure to Communicate

Trill Homeworld 17 November 2401 (Earth Calendar) 1556 Hours  ======= The sun was reflecting off the ice as Wilem Bast found a new foothold, and hauled himself up another meter up the face of Jökull B’tang, one of the Northern province’s most daunting glaciers. It was a climb that only [...]

14 August 2022

Ready or Not

USS Cygnus: A Failure to Communicate

The Acting Chief Science Officer’s office was situated to the rear of Lab 1. Spangler didn’t particularly care for Lab 1. He considered Lab 2 his home; it’s where the material analysis suite was, and the place where he felt the real Science took place. Mostly because that was [...]