|years:||2236 2237 2238 2239 2240 2241 2242
|decades:||2200s 2210s 2220s 2230s 2240s 2250s 2260s|
|centuries:||22nd century - 23rd century - 24th century|
- The "Archimedes Incident," where a sizeable Starfleet task force under the command of Andorian Admiral Hathari opens fire on Tellarite merchant vessels at Andorian colony world of Th'allt.
- The Klingon warship IKS Dit'kra is captured by the USS Sal'koth after engaging in hostile actions.
- The Klingon Empire launches a sneak attack on the Federation colony on Omus II.
- Brack purchases the planet Holberg 917G.
- The USS Archimedes makes first contact with the Ba'ul after a communication is received from the planet. The Ba'ul High Council is found to be hostile, and the message received from a member of a pre-warp subject species, the Kelpiens.
- Around this year a Starfleet cadet lasts 11.5 minutes in the Kobayashi Maru scenario.
- Leonard McCoy sits on a bee during a picnic at Sunday school. He confessed to never having been a beekeeper.
- The survivors of the sleeper ship Betelgeuse are discovered by the Federation, that decides to leave them alone due to the Prime Directive.
- A small Human colony is established on Tanar IX.
- Construction begins on the USS Constitution at the San Francisco Fleet Yards under the direction of Admiral William Jefferies.
- The USS Enterprise's captain, Robert April, is presumed killed in action following the first survey mission of Phaedus IV. In truth, Captain April chose to violate the Prime Directive and stay behind to fight the Shadow.
Births and Deaths
- Morgan Bateson is born on Earth.
- Nyota Uhura is born in Kitui Province, United States of Africa, on Earth.
References and Notes
- FASA RPG module: The Four Years War
- Decipher RPG module: Starships
- Last Unicorn RPG module: Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Core Game Book
- TOS episode: "Requiem for Methuselah"
- ST episode: "The Brightest Star"
- TOS novel: The Kobayashi Maru
- TOS novel: Yesterday's Son
- TNG novel: The Forgotten War
- FASA RPG module: The Serpent Factor
- TOS novel: Final Frontier
- TOS - Countdown to Darkness comic: "Issue 1"
- TNG novel: Ship of the Line
- ST reference: Star Trek Chronology
- ST website: StarTrek.com
|The Four Years War
UFP Sociopolitical Background: A Criticism
|The Original Series||January, 2239 (Reference stardate 1/7201)||role-playing game||The "Archimedes Incident" at Andorian colony world Th'allt, where a major task force of Starfleet vessels opens fire on Tellarite merchant ships.|
|The Final Reflection
|The Original Series||2239||novel|