For other uses, see Blaze of Glory.

"Blaze of Glory" was the 121st episode of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, the 23rd episode of the show's fifth season, first aired during the week of 12 May 1997. The episode was written by Ira Steven Behr & Robert Hewitt Wolfe and directed by Kim Friedman.

Summary[edit | edit source]

Benjamin Sisko learns the Maquis may have launched missiles against Cardassia, forcing him to ally with Michael Eddington to take him to their launch site and stop them.

References[edit | edit source]

Characters[edit | edit source]

B'amaraJulian BashirBroikJadzia DaxMichael EddingtonJonesKira NerysMartok, son of UrthogNogMiles O'BrienOdoQuarkBenjamin SiskoJake SiskoRebecca SullivanVanceWorf, son of MoghDeep Space 9 personnel (Deep Space 9 residents)
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CrenshawDimitrisCalvin HudsonMornStilesYuen

Locations[edit | edit source]

Athos IVBadlandscentral coreDeep Space 9Demilitarized Zoneinfirmaryoperations centerPromenadeQuark'sstation commander's office
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Bajoran templeCanadaCardassiaCardassian borderEarth

Starships and vehicles[edit | edit source]

USS Defiant (Defiant-class escort) • Excelsior-classJanitza-class (in opening credits) • Jem'Hadar fighterUSS Leeds (Nebula-class explorer, in opening credits) • USS Rio Grande (Danube-class runabout) • USS Yeager (Federation Intrepid-variant light cruiser)

Races and cultures[edit | edit source]

BajoranChangelingFerengiHumanJem'HadarKlingonTrill
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CardassianProphets

States and organizations[edit | edit source]

Bajoran MilitiaDominionKlingon EmpireMaquisStarfleetUnited Federation of Planets
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Cardassian EmpireKlingon High CouncilStarfleet Academy

Science and classification[edit | edit source]

hydroponicsnebulaplasma filamentplasma waketechnologywarp signatureweapon

Technology and weapons[edit | edit source]

antimatter warheadbiogenic weaponcloaking deviceclass 4 cloaking devicedeflector gridhandcuffsholosuiteimpulse flow regulatorJefferies tubemaintenance conduitmissileneedletricobalt explosivestricorder

Measurement=[edit | edit source]

astronomical unitdecibelkilometermeter

Materials and substances[edit | edit source]

adrenalineboroncarbohydratedeuridiumproteintricobalt
Food and drink[edit | edit source]
carrotcorncurry chickenentree 103raktajinoricesquidtube grub

Lifeforms[edit | edit source]

Ligorian mastodonsabre bearsquidstuffingtarragontomatotube grub

Ranks and titles[edit | edit source]

commanderdoctorgeneral

Other references[edit | edit source]

authorization codebarstoolcourt-martialDeep Space 9 station regulation 82/7BhoneymoonKlingoneseloiteringlooneypardonpsychological evaluationrehabilitation seminarscienceshroudstarbaseStarfleet uniformStarfleet uniform (2373-2386)Thanksgiving

Appendices[edit | edit source]

Related media[edit | edit source]

  • ST reference: Encyclopedia
    • Information about this episode is presented consistently in the third and fourth volumes.

Video releases[edit | edit source]

Background[edit | edit source]

Notable cast and crew[edit | edit source]

Captain Benjamin Sisko.

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Connections[edit | edit source]

Timeline[edit | edit source]

published order
Previous episode:
Children of Time
DS9 episode produced Next episode:
Empok Nor
Previous episode:
Children of Time
DS9 episode aired Next episode:
Empok Nor
chronological order
Previous Adventure:
Displaced
Pocket Next Adventure:
House of Cards


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