The Federation was founded on the principles of courage, equality and fairness. And for well over 200 years, The Fifth Fleet has been instrumental in presenting these ideals to the world ? through the selfless service of upstanding men and women; through their responsible use of incredibly powerful capabilities; and through the pride, purpose and professionalism that comes through in all they do.
Here, learn what it means to be part of Starfleet. A Universal Force For Good. Get a sense of The Fifth Fleet's ongoing mission, history and traditions. Train to become one of Starfleet's best leaders, learn lessons in leadership. Plus, check out the many locations around the Alpha and Beta Quadrants where The Fifth Fleet does its work ? and the types of awesome equipment that are employed to get the job done.
Through hard work and determination, laughs and fights, historical accomplishments that you make during your service, and the friendship and trust we share, you?ll find a clear demonstration of who and what The Fifth Fleet is ? and beyond that ? why its presence is so important.
The Fifth Fleet is the deep-space exploratory and primary defense Fleet maintained by Starfleet. Its principal functions include the advancement of Federation knowledge about the galaxy and its inhabitants, the advancement of Federation science and technology, the military defense of the Federation, and the practice of Federation diplomacy.
As per its mandate of deep-space exploration, its personnel are frequently brought into contact with cultures and sentient species whose existences were unknown to the Federation. Fifth Fleet officers therefore act as official representatives of Starfleet and the Federation in these cases. Most of the Fifth Fleet vessels are also frequently used to ferry ambassadors from the Federation on diplomatic missions.
The Fifth Fleet is comprised of Branches and Divisions. Branches are a Department of sorts whereas Divisions are a sub-branch of each Branch.
The Branch of The Fifth Fleet responsible for subspace communications between Starfleet's many fleets and trading. The Communications Center was based in San Francisco within the Communications Research Center on Earth, but has sinced positioned it self on The Fifth Fleet'sStarbase 505.
Any and all officers in this branch is considered an Ambassador of the Fleet and will be treated as such.
Duties Include- Promoting Diplomacy, Trade Agreements, Overseer of the Recruitment Division.
5.02: Fifth Fleet Command (Affectionatly Nicknamed the 5-O):
The Fifth Fleet Command Branch is a division within Starfleet Command that is responsible for maintaining contact with Fifth FleetFederation vessels and for managing their missions.
In 2312, Captain Mathew Phillips of the USS Spirit requested that The 5-O be contacted so that they could be alerted to the position of a black star encountered by the USS Enterprise, which had left a beacon at the star's location, in the vicinity of Starbase 9. This beacon was left due to failed previous attempts made by the Enterprise. Lt. Commander Uhura, Communications Officer aboard the Enterprise, was unable to contact Starfleet Control in 2266 on standard Starfleet channels because, unknown to the crew at the time, the ship had traveled back to 20th century Earth.
Duties Include- Receving Forgein Delegates, Hosting Division Conferences, Overseer of All Branches and Divisions.
Branch of Investigators charged with examining the actions of a personnel, agency or organization, such as Members of the Fifth Fleet or the Fifth Fleet Command. Their job is to look for the possibility of misconduct, fraud, or criminal activity by individuals.
Duties Include- Overseeing overuse of Fleet Bank/Credits, Misconduct Within the Fleet, Promoting Members of The Fleet. __________________________________________________ ______________________________________
The Branch: Operations oversees the everyday on-goings within the Fifth Fleet, such as the following divisions.
5.04.A: Recruitment Division
Division that is solely based upon the recruitment of new Fleet Officers.
Duties Include- Innovating ways for Recruitment, Controlling Entry Requirements, Sreading Information About the Fleet
5.04.B: Entertainment Divison:
Division that is solely based upon the entertainment of Fleet Officers. This division creates Events and anything that would provide pleasure to the Fleet.
Duties Include- Maintaing the Facebook Page, Website, and creating Events in-game.
5.04.C: Ranking Divison:
Division that is solely based upon the promoting of new officers.
Duties Include- Throwing parties/receptions for arriving/leaving/promotions within the Fifth Fleet.