USS Ulysses

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A legendary Greek hero, Odysseus was the king of Ithaca, a small island in the Ionian sea, where he lived with his wife Penelope. He was known to Romans as Ulysses. After fighting the war against the city of Troy with the Greeks, he started his journey home. His sailing journey was obstructed by the sea god Poseidon. During his journey he had many incredible adventures, but his renowned intelligence helped him to survive the numerous difficulties, although his crew wasn’t so lucky.

Many centuries later and a new Ulysses commences her own journey, travelling the stars and taking part in many challenging adventures, but hopefully her crew fairs better than that of the Roman God.

Ulysses operates in an area of space known as the Gavarian Corridor. The Corridor is a 40 lightyear stretch of space leading to the unexplored northern area of the Beta Quadrant. During her major refit to bring her up to modern standards, the ship has been located at Deep Space 10 in the Trivas system. Her initial adventures will see the Galaxy-class starship and her crew put to the test as they seek to rebuild Starfleet’s presence in the Corridor.

 

Manifest


Captain Colby Drayton
Commanding Officer and Commanding Officer

As master and commander of the Galaxy class USS Ulysses, Captain Colby Drayton (or Cole to his friends) commands one of Starfleet’s proudest vessels. As a talented leader and diplomat, Colby manages to bring the very best out of ship and crew in a wide variety of situations. Adored and respected by those under his command, Drayton has a reputation for being firm but fair and will stop at nothing to achieve his objectives and help his crew carry out Starfleet’s mandate to ‘explore strange new worlds, seek out new life and new civilizations and to boldly go where no one has gone before.’ A master at hiding his true feelings about himself, Cole harbours a lot of guilt, regret and a strong yearning for peace – by-products of recent traumas and losses, and issues that he shares with no-one.

Played by Kai1701E


Lieutenant Sivani Kadayam
Intelligence Officer

Sivani has spent her career as a Marine aviator, flying (and commanding) an aging Peregrine in support of Marine operations. After FOB Pawan was shut down, Sivani found herself, along with the squadron of antiquated Peregrines she commands, being integrated into a recently retrofitted Galaxy-class cruiser, the USS Ulysses.

Played by SableWarrioress

Open Positions

  1. Executive Officer
  2. Chief Flight Control Officer
  3. Chief Operations Officer
  4. Chief Counselor

Missions

Imperfections
started August 18, 2018

A routine shakedown of some of the ships systems is brought to a halt by the sudden realization that the are not alone in Belkan's Drift. Hiding behind one of the larger asteroids, a lone Borg Cube is hibernating, regenerating after sustaining substantial damage. Commander Quinn and her away team face a race against time to solve the mystery of the Cube, before the Drone's become active and perceive the Ulysses and her crew as a threat to the Collective... ...But she isn't alone...

Homer's Chronicles
started May 29, 2018 and ended August 18, 2018

With Starfleet’s enforced withdrawal, a number of worlds in the Gavarian Corridor were left to fend for themselves in a hot zone rife with conflict. With Starfleet's return, work is required to rebuild trust and diplomatic links with the independent worlds of the Corridor. The people of the Corridor are free to negotiate trade deals and treaties and establish trade routes. Ulysses will patrol the space lanes, protect the weak, carry out negotiations and seek to rebuild the relations.