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What lies beyond the rift?

Summary[edit | edit source]

Log entries[edit | edit source]

Captain's log, stardate 45482.6 
It appears that Captain Okona will have to wait a while longer before being reunited with his vessel.
We have received a distress call from the Federation research station orbiting Beta Maxilla VII. A rather strange distress call. The Enterprise is headed there now at warp nine...

References[edit | edit source]

Characters[edit | edit source]

Beta Maxilla Rift dwellersBeta Maxilla Station personnelBeverly CrusherDataJenna D'SoraEspinozaGuinanJonasGeordi La ForgeMiles O'BrienThadiun OkonaJean-Luc PicardWilliam RikerDeanna TroiWorfUSS Enterprise-D personnel (unnamed USS Enterprise-D personnel)

Starships and vehicles[edit | edit source]

USS Enterprise-D (Galaxy-class explorer)
Referenced only 

Locations[edit | edit source]

Beta MaxillaBeta Maxilla VIIBeta Maxilla RiftBeta Maxilla Station

Races and cultures[edit | edit source]


States and organizations[edit | edit source]


Technology and weapons[edit | edit source]

communicatorimpulse enginepower conduitsensorspace stationtransporterventilation systemviewscreenwarp drive

Ranks and titles[edit | edit source]

captainchiefcommandercounselordoctorensignlieutenantlieutenant commanderlieutenant junior grade

Other references[edit | edit source]

bridgecaptain's logcardscommunicationsdistress callimpulse speedlifeformlog entryobservation loungeten-forwardtransporter roomsolitairestardatewarp speedwormhole

Timeline[edit | edit source]

stardate 45482.6

Appendices[edit | edit source]

Background[edit | edit source]

  • A later issue's letter column addressed a discrepancy from this issue, the character Jenna D'Sora was mistakenly called "D'Soro" and was shown wearing a yellow suit with a white jacket rather than a Starfleet uniform.
  • On the cover, the space station appears in the configuration of an R1 type station, but a different design is used in the interior of the comic.

Connections[edit | edit source]

previous comic:
#29: Honor Bound!
Star Trek: The Next Generation
(DC Comics, Series Two)
next comic:
#31: Kingdom of the Damned

External link[edit | edit source]

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