The Daedalus class was a class of starship operated by Starfleet in its early days. These ships were commissioned in 2161, shortly after the formation of the Federation, and was decommissioned in 2196.
This class is more than likely named after the Daedalus of Greek mythology.
Ships of the Class Edit
Technical Info Edit
These ships were designed as explorers and could travel at warp 7 with a crew of 229.