"Message in a Bottle" was the 81st episode of Star Trek: Voyager, the 14th episode of the show's fourth season, first aired 21 January 1998. The episode was written by Rick Williams and Lisa Klink and directed by Nancy Malone.

Summary[edit | edit source]

An abandoned alien communications network, stretching into Starfleet territory, is discovered, and the Doctor's holoprogam is sent to a starship in range—but not everything turns out as it should.

References[edit | edit source]

Characters[edit | edit source]

AlmakEthan BostockChakotayThe DoctorEmergency Medical Hologram (mark II) • IdrinKathryn JanewayHarry KimNeelixNevalaTom ParisRekarSeven of NineThenelakB'Elanna TorresTuvok
Referenced only 
Mark JohnsonLeonard McCoy

Starships and vehicles[edit | edit source]

USS Voyager (Intrepid-class) • USS Prometheus (Prometheus-classUSS Spector (Akira-class) • IRW T'Met (D'deridex-class) warbird

Locations[edit | edit source]

Alpha QuadrantEarthOhioDelta Quadrant

Races and cultures[edit | edit source]

BorgHirogenHologramHumanKlingonRomulanTalaxianVulcan

States and organizations[edit | edit source]

DominionRomulan Star EmpireStarfleetStarfleet HeadquartersTal ShiarUnited Federation of Planets

Other references[edit | edit source]

ablative armoranestheticanesthazineantacidastrometricsaxonolbiofilterchicken salad (see: chicken) • Comparative Alien Physiologycompression phaser rifledatastreamDefiant-classEmergency Medical HologramEmergency Medical Hologram Replacement ProgramEnglish languageexoscalpelGray's Anatomygyrodyne relayheartburnHirogen communications networkjalapeno pepperleechmobile emitter | multi-vector assault modeNebula-classneurozineosteogenic stimulatorpsychotropic agentregenerative shieldingRodeo Red's Red-Hot, Rootin' Tootin' ChilliscalpelsickbayTerothka virusTerrilium plaguethrombic modulatorthrust initiator

Appendices[edit | edit source]

Images[edit | edit source]

Connections[edit | edit source]

Timeline[edit | edit source]

published order
Previous episode:
Mortal Coil
Voyager episode produced Next episode:
Waking Moments
Previous episode:
Waking Moments
Voyager episode aired Next episode:
Hunters
chronological order
Previous Adventure:
Who Cries for Prometheus?
Pocket Next Adventure:
Uninvited Admirals
5th flashback


External link[edit | edit source]

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.