...is an interstellar alliance of
planetary governments and colonies united for mutual trade, exploratory,
scientific, cultural, diplomatic and defensive endeavours.
It was founded in 2161, and consists
of more than 150 member planets in 2373 and is spread out across 8,000
Membership of the Federation is
subject to certain conditions e.g. the existence of a unified planetary
government and the lack of caste- or class-based discrimination.
The UFP is governed by the
Council , composed of representatives from each member of the UFP.
The Federation Council meets in San Francisco, North America, on Earth,
where the UFP and Starfleet have their headquarters.
...is the operating authority for
the interstellar scientific, exploratory and defensive agency of the UFP.
Its headquarters is in San Francisco which oversees numerous command facilities
located on starbases situated throughout Federation space.
Starfleet, as per its name, also
mains an extensive fleet of starships together with auxiliary and support
Starfleet Command comprises many
departments. One is the Starfleet Corps of Engineers, the special projects
...is the first and foremost training
facility for would-be Starfleet officers. Studiing there takes four years..
The buildings are located at the Presidio of San Francisco, North America,
Earth, Alpha Quadrant.
The Institute was established in
2161. The motto of the Academy is Ex astris, scientia (from the