"The Ship" was the 100th episode of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, the 2nd episode of the show's fifth season, first aired during the week of 7 October 1996. The episode was written by Pam Wigginton, Rick Casnon and Hans Beimler and directed by Kim Friedman.


Benjamin Sisko and his crew find a crashed Dominion warship and attempt a salvage operation, although the Dominion are intent on stopping them for a reason unknown to the crew.



Julian BashirBertramJadzia DaxHoyaKilanaKira NerysEnrique MuñizMiles O'BrienOdoQuarkRooneyBenjamin SiskoT'LorVaren'agorWorf, son of MoghDeep Space 9 personnel (Deep Space 9 residents)
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Elim GarakJake SiskoSomakWeyoun


Deep Space 9Gamma QuadrantOperations centerTorga IV
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Starships and vehiclesEdit

Danube-class runaboutUSS Defiant (Defiant-class escort) • Janitza-class (in opening credits) • USS Leeds (Nebula-class explorer, in opening credits) • Robinson (Jem'Hadar fighter)

Races and culturesEdit


States and organizationsEdit

Bajoran MilitiaDominionFoundersStarfleetUnited Federation of Planets

Other referencesEdit

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Notable cast and crewEdit




published order
Previous episode:
Apocalypse Rising
DS9 episode produced Next episode:
Looking for par'Mach in All the Wrong Places
Previous episode:
Apocalypse Rising
DS9 episode aired Next episode:
Looking for par'Mach in All the Wrong Places
chronological order
Previous Adventure:
The Secret
The Killing Shadows
Pocket Next Adventure:
The Ones Left Behind
3rd entry

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