USS Nikola Tesla, LE-20004

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The USS Nikola Tesla is a Merian Class Light Explorer in service with Star Fleet under the Command of Captain Jason Simmons.

United Federation of Planets logo.pngUSS Nikola Tesla, LE-20004United Federation of Planets logo.png
Merian Class Light Explorer
United Federation of Planets
Commanding Officer
Captain Jason Simmons
Shackleton Expedition
Active (242004.01)
Type: Light Explorer (LE)
Length: 218 Meters
Beam: 115 Meters
Height: 46 Meters
Mass: 540,000 metric tons
Decks: 10 (Including Rollbar Pods) Deck Plans
Crew Compliment: Standard: 20 Officers, 60 Enlisted Crew Breakdown
Emergency: 300
Warp Speed: Type: Thrawn-class Warp Core Reactor with Type 7 Nacelles
Cruise Speed: Warp 7
Sustainable Speed: Warp 8
Emergency Speed: Warp 9 (12 hour automatic shutdown)
Impulse Engines: Type: 2 Class 7 Main Impulse Engines (MIE)
Speed: .87 C
Other Propulsion Systems: Type: Type-1 Quantum Slipstream Generator
Speed: Warp 9.99998477 (8 hour automatic shutdown)
Defensive Systems: Type-1A Shield generator
Armament: Phasers: 2x 140-degree Type-I Arrays, one starboard, one port (Saucer - Dorsal);

2x 140-degree Type-I Arrays, one starboard, one port (Saucer - Ventral)

Computer System: Yori-Moto D4D019
Tractor/Repulsor: 1 Main Tractor/Repulsor Beams,
2 Shuttle Docking Tractors (2 in Main Bay),
2 Docking Tractors
Shuttlecraft: 1 Bay (A), 2 Shuttles (2 Type 10)
Sensors: SS Sierra 1a8 Deep Space Scientific Sensors
Daystrom Industries HSCS-2SC-B Starship Sensors

The USS Nikola Tesla is assigned to the Shackleton Expedition. Their ongoing mission is the exploration of the Shackleton Expanse alongside the Klingon Defense Force. The ship is currently based at Narendra Station.


Assigned to the Shackleton Expedition, the USS Nikola Tesla is named after famed electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, and futurist Nikola Tesla, who is best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply system.

The following starship vessels have carried the name Nikola Tesla:

Current: USS Nikola Tesla, LE-20004
Vessel Class: Merian Class Light Explorer

Vessel Dedication Quote

"Let the future tell the truth, and evaluate each one according to his work and accomplishments. The present is theirs; the future, for what I have really worked, is mine."
- Nikola Tesla

Commanding Officers

Captain Jason Simmons (242004.01-present)

Auxiliary Craft

Shuttlepods - Type-10


Crew Manifest

Rank Name Position Species Email
Command Staff
Com-capt.jpg Jason Simmons Commanding Officer Human E-Mail
Com-cdr.jpg Beno Velaul First Officer/Chief Science Officer Joined Trill E-Mail
Com-mcpo.jpg Icarus Ubon Chief of the Boat Halanan NPC
Tactical Department
Tac-lcdr.jpg Keval Ch'alev Chief Tactical Officer Andorian E-Mail
Tac-ltjg.jpg Zhodaar Tactical Officer Ceratopsian Gorn E-Mail
Security Department
Sec-lt.jpg Peter Jensen Chief of Security Human E-Mail
Sec-ltjg.jpg Jason Blair Security Officer Human E-Mail
Engineering Department
Eng-ltjg.jpg Asfar Farhat Alturkia Chief Engineer Human E-Mail
Eng-ens.jpg Altairi Hydish Engineering Officer Ktarian/Human E-Mail
Science Department
Com-cdr.jpg Beno Velaul First Officer/Chief Science Officer Joined Trill E-Mail
Sci-ltjg.jpg Gerdan Venta Science Officer Joined Trill E-Mail
Medical Department
Med-lt.jpg Raven Hurst Chief Medical Officer Human/Vulcan E-Mail
Med-ltjg.jpg Julia Troy Medical Officer Betazoid E-Mail



Crew Areas