The USS Cygnus is a Nebula-class heavy cruiser that has seen decades of Starfleet service. After a recent refit, the ship has been assigned to the Fourth Fleet under the command of Captain Maxwell Stafford.
Since the attack on Mars and the subsequent withdrawal from evacuations from the impending supernova, many Romulan refugees distrust Starfleet. The Aquarius will face challenges as they attempt to give humanitarian aid to these refugee worlds.
This is the edge of Federation space, where creature comforts are hard to come by. We're here to keep an eye on the Breen and whatever else may come across the border.
A cramped ship. A barren outpost. No support.
If you like the sound of that, you'd be just like us.
In the golden era of exploration, at a time when the Federation is advancing their borders and meeting many a new civilisation, tensions are on the rise deep within the Alpha Quadrant. Diplomats are summoned to Setlik to halt the prospect of war, made more difficult by the death of an ambassador...