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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 1838
04-15-2012, 10:35 PM
U.S.S. Bacco - Named after the Federation President who served before Aennik Okeg (and who also in the book Articles of the Federation)

U.S.S. Batanides - Named after Picard's friend in Tapestry, and who later become a senior officer in Starfleet Intelligence

U.S.S. Cataria - Named after the lake on Betazed (my toon is a Betazoid Science Officer)

U.S.S. Chapel - Named after Nurse Chapel from TOS

U.S.S. Hodgkin - Named after A.E. Hodgkin, the man for whom "Hodgkin's Law of Parallel Planetary Development (aka the plot device that explains why most of the races look like humans with different makeup) is named

U.S.S. Janeway - Probably fairly obvious, but named after Kathryn Janeway

U.S.S. Laika - Named after the Russian dog sent to space

U.S.S. Marcus - Named after Doctor Carol Marcus

U.S.S. Nechayev - Named after Admiral Alynna Nechayev from TNG and DS9

U.S.S. Sato - Named after Hoshi Sato