- For other uses, see Mercury.
The USS Mercury was a 24th century Federation starship, a Saber-class light cruiser in Starfleet service in the 2370s decade. The Mercury was Captain Carter Brisbayne's first command. (TNG - Gateways novel: Doors Into Chaos)
History and specifications
In 2376. the Mercury was at Earth to pick up Commander Deanna Troi for a diplomatic mission to Gorn space and to Ferenginar. The Mercury was able to take Gorn vessels to rendezvous with Captain Jean-Luc Picard's fleet. The Mercury fought in the Battle of Rimbor against the Petraw fleet and was subsequently damaged.