Star Trek: Cygnus

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Welcome to the USS Cygnus!

The USS Cygnus is a Nebula-class heavy cruiser which has seen decades of Starfleet service. After a recent refit, the ship has been assigned to the Fourth Fleet in Task Force 9 along the Breen border. As a Federation ship-of-the-line, her mission includes exploration, diplomacy, and defense, and in this often-lawless region, her presence is necessary to keep the peace and show the flag. Task Force 9 has been tasked with securing the trailing-coreward section of the Alpha Quadrant where the Federation intersects with Tzenkethi, Ferengi, Breen, and Kzinti space, an area that has long been noted for the porousness of the Federation's borders to raiders.

Thanks to the stabilization of the Barzan wormhole, this region is now home to the only reliable connection between the Alpha and Delta Quadrants, which has significantly upset the balance of power, and so the border is more dangerous than ever, necessitating that ships like the Cygnus hold the line and keep the situation from descending into chaos.

The Breen Frontier has long been the target of Breen and Kzinti predations—the Cyngus will stop them.

The Deneb Sector hides wonders and secrets—the Cyngus will find them.

The many diverse worlds in this area are tired of being ignored by the Federation—the Cyngus will bring them into the fold.

Will you be with us for this journey?


The USS Cygnus is a proud member of Bravo Fleet and of Task Force 9.


This writing group values diversity in all forms. We are rated 111 on the RPG Rating scale, which equates to approximately 13+.
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Latest Mission Posts

» Pip Pip

Mission: Episode 3: Search and Rescue
Posted on Wed Apr 28th, 2021 @ 7:19pm by Captain Maxwell Stafford & Commander Helena Pope & Lieutenant Commander Angus McTavish

=/\= "Lieutenant McTavish please report to the ready room." =/\= Helena said over the comm. She was standing next to the Captain in the ready room.

"+On my way+," McTavish replied. He looked over and nodded to a Security Officer to relieve him at his station on the bridge. He…


» Thank You, Next?

Mission: Episode 3: Search and Rescue
Posted on Wed Apr 28th, 2021 @ 6:32pm by Lieutenant Anna Cohen PhD & Lieutenant Commander Angus McTavish

Anna stepped onto the bridge, she always felt a bit out of place on the bridge, while there was inevitably an Engineering station she always felt her place was in the engine room. After all, there was a reason that Operations existed. She realized she had been standing just outside…


» No Rest for the Weary

Mission: Episode 3: Search and Rescue
Posted on Thu Apr 22nd, 2021 @ 1:13pm by Captain Maxwell Stafford & Commander Helena Pope

The Cygnus was in orbit of the Dalriadan Colony, the Lakota and the two transports had also taken up positions in orbit. However, with the threat of the asteroid reduced to few weeks of meteor showers that while visual impressive would not pose a threat to the colony.

Helena had…


» Everything We've Got (Mission End)

Mission: Episode 2: Collision Course
Posted on Sun Apr 18th, 2021 @ 5:00pm by Commander Helena Pope & Captain Maxwell Stafford & Lieutenant Commander Angus McTavish & Lieutenant Elodin Devan MD & Lieutenant JG Lisald Vaat & Lieutenant JG Jeela Lurae & Ensign Albert Spangler

- ON -
Pope paced the command area behind the CONN and Ops stations, time was ticking down and the window on their hail mary was closing fast. The bridge doors opened and the Chief of Security stepped out.

"Mister McTavish, please tell me the runabout is away."

"They were…


» Roommates

Mission: Episode 2: Collision Course
Posted on Fri Apr 9th, 2021 @ 8:57pm by Commander Helena Pope & Lieutenant Elodin Devan MD

Elodin took a deep breath, and finally closed the small shrine to the Prophets that was set up on a shelf in his quarters. He felt calm and peaceful, the meditation having helped to clear some of the adrenaline rush of the past few days, with all of the preparation…