|This article or subsection has an associated category.||Ranks|
Rank is a system of hierarchical relationships within a civilization or service organization, such as a military or navy. Usually a uniform denotes the bearer's rank by particular insignia affixed to the uniforms.
History and specifics
Ranks were used in Starfleet service, similar to a navy or military. Starfleet used rank insignia and different uniforms to denote the bearer's standing.
|Federation Starfleet rank eras|
|2160s • 2230s • 2240s-2260s • 2260s • 2270s • 2278-2350s • 2350s-2360s • 2360s-2370s • 2370s-2380s • early 2380s • 2386-2400s • 29th century • 32nd century • alternate histories: alternate reality 2250s • alternate reality 2390s/2400s|
|See also: Federation Starfleet ranks • United Earth Starfleet ranks • MACO ranks|