- For other uses, see McCoy.
- The ship may be named after the 23rd century physician doctor Leonard McCoy, who was the chief medical officer aboard the USS Enterprise and the USS Enterprise-A.
In the year 2409, the ship was part of the Starfleet force assigned to protect Starbase 24 from an attacking Klingon fleet. When the starbase was evacuated, a number of scientists from the base were transferred to the McCoy for safe transport out of the system. (STO - Klingon War mission: "Starbase 24 (STO)")
|Nova-class science vessel starships|
|standard configuration||Anticipation • Asimov • Aurora • Binary • Charribey • Equinox • Everett • Forrest-B • Foundation • Freeman Dyson • Huxley • Lionheart • McCoy • Morgan • Norfolk • Nova • Nova-B • Pulsar • Quasar • Solstice • unnamed|
|variant configurations||Aurora-subclass: Aurora • McCoy • Equinox-subclass: Equinox • Galen-subclass: Galen • Quasar-subclass: Forrest • Quasar • Rhode Island-subclass: Jhamel • Rhode Island|
|Confederation of Earth, Corps
|standard configuration||Dougherty • Quinn|
|Terran Imperial Starfleet
|standard configuration||Nova-B • Nova-C • Nova-F • unnamed|
|variant configurations||Equinox-subclass: Equinox • Rhode Island-subclass: Rhode Island|