In 2384 the Klingon Empire and the Romulan Empire start proceedings to join the United Federation of Planets several smaller member states of the Federation declare they would succeed should the two powers be allowed to join the UFP. The First Nation of United Earth, a terrorist group, also declares a will to leave should the Klingon and Romulan's join.
In 2385 the Romulan Empire is formally welcomed into the UFP and the First Nation lead several revolts and leave Earth; during this brief period of uncertainty the Federation offers all the support to the founding of New Pangaea near the Bajoran system. A number of key Starfleet personal also take leave of the Federation along with their vessels and supplies. The UFP Council Members veto any call to arms.
2385 also sees that Gateway project under full swing to colonize the Delta Quadrant with factions from all corners of the known Galaxy working together in an alliance. Unfortunately during the access to the Gateway the combined forces of the Breen, Tholian and Cardassian Empire attack and destroy hundreds of vessels. A majority of sections passed into the DQ without fault while others scattered during the collapsing of the corridor. The Task Group 7, of the Seventh fleet lost all but 1 vessel during the conflict
Currently the Federation is struggling with internal security matters, are also still on guard for the unthinkable to happen an attack by the alliance of the Breen, Tholians, and Cardassian Empire. The Seventh Fleet deployed in the area to protect the Federation from attack from the Delta Quadrant, has also been tasked with infiltrating and putting down the First Nation Movement.
has been deployed to the Seventh Fleet to help ease the tensions with in the Federation and Starfleet. The Insignia Class Heavy Cruiser under that command of Commander Marcus Bowman is to help patrol the area sector around Starbase Seven as well as continue with what Starfleet started out from the beginning to explore new world and new civilizations. So grab your gear and come aboard and join the crew of the Pioneer