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"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.


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.



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


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Starships and vehicles

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

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States and organizations

Bajoran MilitiaDominionKlingon EmpireMaquisStarfleetUnited Federation of Planets
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Cardassian EmpireKlingon High CouncilStarfleet Academy

Science and classification

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Technology and weapons

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Materials and substances

Food and drink
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Ligorian mastodonsabre bearsquidstuffingtarragontomatotube grub

Ranks and titles


Other references

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Related media

Video releases


Notable cast and crew

Captain Benjamin Sisko.




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

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