- For other uses, see Valkyrie.
The Valkyrie under Borg control ended up in the Gamma Quadrant where it engaged in battle with a Jem'Hadar starship, both ships crashed on an unnamed planet. In 2376, Elias Vaughn and the crew of the USS Defiant discovered the Valkyrie, with Ruriko Tenmei, now an assimilated Borg drone, aboard. The Defiant crew learned that the the Borg had been using the Valkyrie to search for new civilizations to assimilate and to learn more about the Dominion. (DS9 - Mission Gamma novel: Lesser Evil)