For other uses, see Nova.

The USS Nova (NCC-73515 also referred to as NX-72230 [1] and NCC-72330) was the prototype Federation Nova-class science vessel in service to Starfleet in the 24th century. (Decipher RPG module: Starships; ST reference: Starship Spotter; TNG movie: Star Trek Nemesis)

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The Nova entered service in the year 2368. In the mid-2370s decade, the Nova was awaiting redeployment following the destruction of Deep Space 12. (Decipher RPG module: Starships)

The Nova was the second starship assignment for Jefferson Blackmer. Blackmer later left his posting on the Nova for the USS Sarek. (ST - Typhon Pact novel: Plagues of Night)

In 2379, the Nova was part of Star Fleet Battle Group Omega in response to the Reman Warbird Scimitar plan to attack Earth. (TNG movie: Star Trek Nemesis)

In 2385, the Nova crew discovered an entity that may have been a shapeshifter in the Capricorn Arday star system. Federation President Nanietta Bacco informed Odo of the discovery made by the crew of the Nova. (ST - The Fall novel: Revelation and Dust, DS9 novel: Sacraments of Fire)

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Ships named Nova
Federation, Starfleet USS Nova (NCC-2501, Constellation-class)USS Nova (NCC-73515, Nova-class)USS Nova (NCC-73515-B, Nova-class)see also: Nova-class UFP emblem image. Seal of the Federation Starfleet image.
Klingon Empire, Klingon Defense Force IKV Nova (QuD-class) Seal of the Klingon Empire.
Terran Empire, Imperial Starfleet
(mirror universe)
ISS Nova (NC-64515-F, Nova-class)ISS Nova (NCC-73515-B, Nova-class)ISS Nova (NCC-73515-C, Nova-class) Seal of the Terran Empire.
Nova-class science vessel starships
Federation Starfleet
(primary universe)
standard configuration AnticipationAsimovAuroraBinaryCharribeyEquinoxEverettForrest-BFoundationFreeman DysonHuxleyLionheartMcCoyMorganNorfolkNovaNova-BPulsarQuasarSolsticeunnamed Federation icon image. Seal of Federation Starfleet icon image.
variant configurations Aurora-subclass: AuroraMcCoyGalen-subclass: GalenQuasar-subclass: ForrestQuasarRhode Island-subclass: JhamelRhode Island
Terran Imperial Starfleet
(mirror universe)
standard configuration Nova-BNova-CNova-Funnamed Seal of Imperial Starfleet icon image.
variant configurations Rhode Island-subclass: Rhode Island

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