Star Trek Edit
- Captain James Kirk assumes command of the USS Enterprise to begin what would be a historic five-year mission. He was seen off by his family including his brother Sam Kirk.
- The USS Enterprise becomes one of the first ships to reach the edge of the Milky Way Galaxy where it encounters the galactic barrier. Gary Mitchell and Elizabeth Dehner are among those killed.
- Ingraham B is infected by neural parasites.
- The Borg invade and destroy the El-Aurian homeworld.
- Starfleet issues new uniforms which stay in use for at least five years.
- Christopher Pike is promoted from the rank of captain to fleet captain.