Welcome to Nova!

Welcome to the USS Aurora, relaunched in 2393 after a massive refit effort. A brand new mission awaits those aboard, as the Federation refocuses its efforts on its core values: Exploring new worlds, and new civilizations.

Latest News Items

» Welcomes!

Posted on Tue Dec 13th, 2016 @ 7:37pm by Captain Daniel Westphalen in General News

Since it hasn't yet been said, it's time to!

Welcome to Lieutenants Nakano and Hadren! The Aurora now has a complete set of Operations department heads!

This also brings us up to the point that the sim could be considered active. To that end, I think we'll start moving towards making some things happen! I'll be working on more aggressively recruiting, but in the meantime, settle in! Get in some post time with your crew mates!

» A New Era

Posted on Thu Sep 22nd, 2016 @ 12:00am by Captain Daniel Westphalen in General News

Once upon a time, the Aurora plied the quadrant, studying unique lifeforms and interesting phenomena. Then, their adventures faded to the background.

But they've returned, with new anomalies to scan, new survey missions to complete, and new science experiments to perform! So let's get out there, people, and start learning!

Latest Mission Posts

» Engineer on the Bridge

Mission: Rebuilding
Posted on Sat Dec 31st, 2016 @ 6:25am by Lieutenant Commander Amber Quinn & Captain Daniel Westphalen & Lieutenant Azusa Nakano

The bridge of the Aurora was empty. With the ship still sitting in its drydock, there wasn't many of the crew aboard. However the viewscreen currently showed several readings and graphics about the ships primary systems.

Someone however was currently sitting over at the small Engineering console, tapping away.

» A New Era

Mission: Rebuilding
Posted on Wed Dec 14th, 2016 @ 6:31pm by Captain Daniel Westphalen & Lieutenant Commander Amber Quinn


Amber had been gone longer than expected, but the chance to take a bit of time off to work on an archaeological dig again was too good to pass up. Still, it had been six weeks with very little communication because of some unusual solar activity. Only the most…

Latest Personal Logs

» Reassigned

Posted on Wed Jan 22nd, 2014 @ 8:50pm by Lieutenant JG S'Louk

Lieutenant J.G. S’Louk Personal log star date 64236.8

I have been reassigned as Assistant Chief Science Officer onboard the USS Aurora currently on assignment mapping the edge of Federation space. I’m currently in route to the Aurora via long range shuttle for this assignment the size of ship does permit…