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  Excelsior class - Memory Alpha, the Star Trek Wiki
By 2285, the Excelsior was assigned to the command of Captain Styles, and ordered out of San Francisco Fleet Yards Spacedock where she would begin her trial runs.
The original Excelsior was outfitted with 12 dual phaser emplacements and four photon torpedo launchers.
The dedication plaque states that the Dallas is the "last starship of her class." Since Excelsior-class starships with higher registry numbers have been seen, this touch of detail to the game would be considered non-canon, unless one allows that a halt in starship production had taken place.
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 ACTD - Advanced Starship Design Bureau | Excelsior-class Specs
The Excelsior Class has transcended generations and, while no longer the glory posting it once was, still represents the backbone of Starfleet and one of her most enduring symbols.
The Excelsior was escorted by two Miranda class starships, the USS Archangelisk and the USS Sevastapol on her maiden voyage to protect and to record the proceedings to verify the speed and efficiency of the new drives.
Ongoing Scientific Investigation: An Excelsior class starship is equipped with scientific laboratories and a wide variety of sensor probes and sensor arrays, giving her the ability to perform a wide variety of ongoing scientific investigations.
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  Ex Astris Scientia - Starship Class Inconsistencies
In TOS the only Federation starship class seems to be the omnipresent Constitution or "Starship class".
One more class that should be included into these considerations is the Constellation, since the saucer top and bottom and the nacelles are very similar.
Miranda-class starships are still in use in the 24th century, some of them with high registries as e.g.
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 USS Excelsior - Memory Alpha - A Wikia wiki   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The USS Excelsior (NCC-2000), also known as "The Great Experiment", was a Starfleet starship in service in the late 23rd century and 24th century.
The Excelsior was originally conceived as a vessel for the transwarp drive project in the early 2280s.
For example, the sides of the Excelsior model warp nacelles never glowed except for their appearance in that episode, where the new model was seen mixed with Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country footage where the nacelle sides did not glow.
www.memory-alpha.org /en/wiki/USS_Excelsior   (844 words)

  
 Excelsior class starship (Star Trek) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The USS Excelsior (NCC-2000), the Excelsior class pathfinder
The basic Excelsior class design is similar to that of the earlier Constitution class: at the forefront, a circular primary hull with a bridge at the center of the dorsal side, a sensor dome at the bottom of the ventral, and impulse engines at the aft end.
The saucer is attached to a backward-angled neck extending downward from the aft of the ventral side to the secondary hull, which is roughly tubular with a flat platform on the dorsal side; the hull has a navigational deflector at the front and a shuttlebay at the aft.
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 The world's top ambassador class starship websites
The Ambassador class starship is a rarely seen starship class in the fictional Star Trek universe built in the early 24th century.
The Ambassador class was probably first put into service during the first part of the 24th century in response to the growing tensions with the Romulans, serving in many of the major crises of the 24th century such as the Dominion War and Borg incursions.
The starship Ambassador was the pathfinder of its class.
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 Journal of Applied Treknology - Starships F-H
The Frontiersman class starship was a heavily armoured rapid-reaction vessel, initially designed and developed to counter the Dominion threat.
The Hannibal class USS Bray is a new design intended as a multirole vessel with internal modular components allowing for easy equipment upgrade or conversion to science, tactical, hospital and stellar cartography suites.
Like the Excelsior, the nacelles and their struts were mounted from the dorsal side of the fuselage.
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 stquantum.com: Star Trek: The Quantum Universe
As a precursor to the Galaxy class and an answer to the dated Excelsior class starship, the Ambassador class starship is commissioned to lead the way in a new era of space exploration.
As with previous successful classes a vessel is chosen to represent the federation and this is the USS Enterprise NCC-1701-C. Commanded by Rachel Garrett the vessel is much less luxurious than it's Excelsior class predecessor, the USS Enterprise NCC-1701-B commanded by Captain John Harriman.
Though destroyed in 2344 the Ambassador class starship is still in service more than thirty years later and homage to the starship itself, many of the structural elects of the ship are passed onto the Galaxy class USS Enterprise NCC-1701-D that is commissioned twenty years under the command of Captain Jean-Luc Picard.
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 Nebula class starship (Star Trek) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Named for the ironclad USS Monitor of Civil War fame, the starship Monitor is sent to the Romulan neutral zone border circa stardate 43462.5 in 2366 in response to rumors of a Romulan mobilization around the planet Nelvana III (TNG: “The Defector”).
The starship Sutherland was built at the San Francisco Fleet Yards orbiting Earth and completed on stardate 44820.5 in 2367 with her propulsion systems built by the Yoyodyne Division.
The starship Ulysses studied protoplanetary masses in the Helaspont Nebula and was commanded by Captain Intebi in 2371 (DS9: “The Adversary”).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Nebula_class_starship   (1291 words)

  
 Federation Starship Database - Excelsior Class
Starship was diverted by Admiral Misuya on stardate 47573 (2370) so he could stop by Deep Space Nine to talk with Commander Sisko about "Cardassian foreign policy" - though Science Officer Dax suspected it was really to clean him out in poker again.
The Hood was one of the starships sent to the Romulan Neutral Zone border in preparation for a possible battle after Starfleet received warnings of a Romulan buildup at Planet Nelvana II in 2366.
Shortly thereafter, the Melbourne was once of 39 Federation starships destroyed by the Borg in the battle of Wolf 359.
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 Excelsior Refit Class   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The first major subgroup of the Excelsior class, the Enterprise-B subtype was designed for greater burst speed and manoeuvrability than the standard Excelsior and carried a much more elaborate electronics suite.
In 2374, the Excelsior class was upgraded to extend the usefulness of the class by incorporating new technology to give a much greater weapons capability.
By the end of the Dominion war, all Excelsior class ships were fitted with upgraded phaser banks and quantum torpedoes, as well as improved shielding, sensors, and computer systems.
www.bravofleet.com /avalon/starship-excelsiorrefit.htm   (531 words)

  
 Excelsior Class Starship
The Excelsior Class starship design is based upon the Excelsior Class designed by Bill George and built at Industrial Light and Magic for Star Trek III.
Specifications and history of the Excelsior Class are by William Teagarden.
Image of the Excelsior Class is by William Teagarden.
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 FSD: Starship Database - Excelsior-class
The Excelsior is one of Starfleet's most widely used vessels for many different types of missions, deep space exploration, science, diplomacy, and defense.
It is also assumed that the Excelsior mentioned in "Interface" (TNG) was the first ship seen in Star Trek III because there is no evidence to suggest otherwise.
Ship Commander Riker served on before the Enterprise-D. The Hood was one of the starships sent to the Romulan Neutral Zone in preparation for a possible battle from a Romulan defector Alidar Jarok in 2366.
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 USS Titan
Individuals assigned to the Excelsior Class starships for periods over six months are permitted to reconfigure their quarters within hardware, volume, and mass limits.
Aside from the escape options of shuttlecraft or transporters, the primary survival craft of the Excelsior class is the escape pod or lifeboat.
Each Excelsior Class carries a total of 100 of the 8-person variants, which measures 5.6 meters tall and 6.2 meters along the edge of the triangle.
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 Excelsior Classes Types 1,2 & 3
Though the class' initiation into the field wasn't finalized until 2284 the Excelsior project had been on the table for almost two decades, and its many years of experimental trials was less than smooth.
Many of this class starship, an excellent servant over the years, remain in service, even though a number of the old Type 1's remain, but a lot fell victim to Dominion forces.
The last vessel to be built in the class was the Crazy Horse, in 2350, as several other classes had overtaken the Excelsiors, and replaced it in many of its former posts and deployments.
www.trekmania.net /the_fleet/utopia/fleet/excelsior.htm   (663 words)

  
 Ambassador Class   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The Ambassador Class was developed during the 2320's as a replacement for the ageing Excelsior Class as Starfleet's front-line explorer type vessel.
While the primary purpose of a starship is exploratory and scientific, the Ambassadors also have teeth.
The use of an independent power system for every group of ten emitter segments in the array triples the survivability of the array compared to a ball turret, while there are also benefits to the reaction time, greater control of thermal effects, field halos and target impact.
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 History of Excelsior
As the Excelsior was an experimental starship during Star Trek III, the Naval Construction Code (NCC) was NX-2000.
The versatile starship has served as a powerful workhorse: it has been a diplomatic ship; a transport vessel for crew and supplies; and a warship.
The starship was mentioned in the 7th season ST:TNG episode, "Interface" (as being among the ships searching for the missing U.S.S. Hera, commanded by Captain Silva La Forge).
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 OTTENS | Forgotten Trek | Designing the Excelsior   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The original Excelsior class was a physical filming model designed by Bill George and built at Industrial Light and Magic for The Search for Spock.
This model continued to be reused until a CGI Excelsior was built for later seasons of Deep Space Nine and Voyager.
We made a few other design changes, such as taking two fins off the top of the saucer, and putting in two major impulse engines, one on either side of the existing impulse engines (we figured these stronger engines would be needed when the saucer detached).
www.robsacc.nl /ottens/forgottentrek_conceptart-excelsior.html   (501 words)

  
 Miranda Class Starship
This was the first time that is was established that the Federation uses modular designs for their starships, the ship was built primarily from parts of the Enterprise-A (which was, of course, a cost saving measure during the production of the movie).
This model has appeared almost as often as the Excelsior, and has been modified on several occasions to represent different ships.
The Soyuz class is really a Miranda variant, but for some reason the StarTrek producers saw fit to give it it's own class name.
www.shiporama.org /miranda.htm   (277 words)

  
 Star Trek: Starfleet Academy - Starships Information
The first of the series, the USS Excelsior was fitted with a transwarp drive in 2285, but because of technical difficulties, the Excelsior class is currently fitted with standard warp drive.
The primary command center for starships, the bridge is the principal duty station where the starship's senior officers are stationed.
The USS Constellation, registry number NCC-1017 was a constitution class starship that was under the command of Commodore Matt Decker in 2267.
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 History Data Bank
2/2911.11 The Excelsior Class starship USS Enterprise (NCC 1701-B), undergoing a proving trial with skeleton crew under Captain Robert Hobbs, responds to a distress call from three freighters trapped in a strange energy nexus.
2/1704.14 The Enterprise Class of starship is officially established with the launch of USS Enterprise (NCC 1701) after comprehensive refit.
The Phaser and Photon Torpedo are the main starship weapons of the Federation by the end of the war.
www.physics.adelaide.edu.au /~iborchar/Mundane/StarTrek/history.html   (1100 words)

  
 Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The Centaur - Class starship is a cross between the Miranda - Class starship and the Excelsior -
The Centaur's nacelles were similar to the Excelsior's and the Centaur's hull was similar to the Miranda.
The U.S.S. Centaur was a Centaur - Class vessel.
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 USS Apollo, N.X. 5000, Apollo class.
The Apollo class is now beginning a cycle of production, designed to replace the aging Saladin class starships in their frontline exploratory roles.
Apollo class starships do not have the full range and capabilities of an Excelsior class starship, but they can hold their own against far larger starships in the modern universe.
These are not diplomatic starships and have few of the luxuries of larger starships such as the Excelsior class.
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 Excelsior Class - Star Trek Games - Star Trek Gaming Universe
The Excelsior class is a heavy battlecruiser, equiped with the latest weaponry and technology.
The USS Excelsior, under the command of Captain Sulu is of the class.
Whilst en route into the Janus Vortex to answer a distress call from the Starships Enterprise and Ranger, the ship was displaced with the ISS Excelsior in the hostile mirror universe, and became equipped with fighter craft.
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