For other uses, see Buran.

The USS Buran (NCC-57580) was a Federation starship, a Challenger-class vessel in service to Starfleet in the 2360s decade. In the year 2367, the Buran participated in the Battle of Wolf 359, and was destroyed. (TNG episode: "The Best of Both Worlds, Part II", ST reference: Encyclopedia)


On stardate 44002.3 (2367), the Buran was part of a fleet of forty Starfleet ships that engaged Locutus's cube at Wolf 359. The Borg Collective emerged victorious, destroying the Buran, along with 38 other vessels. (TNG episode: "The Best of Both Worlds, Part II")

By stardate 45240.6 (2368), the Buran's wreck was among the vessels found at the Surplus Depot Z15, located in orbit of Qualor II. (TNG episode: "Unification I")



Challenger-class light cruiser starships
UFP seal USS ArmstrongUSS BuranUSS Kearsarge Starfleet Command logo
Ships named Buran
Federation, Starfleet USS Buran (Columbia-class)USS Buran (NCC-1422, Cardenas-class)USS Buran (NCC-57580, Challenger-class) UFP seal Starfleet Command logo
Terran Empire, Imperial Starfleet
(mirror universe)
ISS Buran (NCC-1422, Cardenas-class) TerranEmpire
Ships at the Battle of Wolf 359
Federation, Starfleet USS AhwahneeUSS BellerophonUSS BonestellUSS BuranUSS ChekovUSS EndeavourUSS FirebrandUSS GageUSS HoaglandUSS KadoscaUSS KyushuUSS LiberatorUSS Melbourne (Excelsior-class)USS Melbourne (Nebula-class)USS PorksauceUSS PrincetonUSS RighteousUSS RooseveltUSS SaratogaUSS Star LeagueUSS TolstoyUSS VictoryUSS YamaguchiUSS Yorktownunnamed Constitution class starshipsunnamed Nova class starships UFP seal Starfleet Command logo
Borg Collective Cube 632 (Locutus's cube) Borg

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