The USS Archer (NX-77197) was a midrange light cruiser starship of the Intrepid-class built by the Federation Starfleet , commanded by Captain Marcia Taylor. (Star Trek: Archer)

Ship's mottoEdit

"The Only Thing Necessary for the Triumph of Evil is for Good Men to do Nothing"
— Edmund Burke

​Construction historyEdit

​Keel laydownEdit

Construction began on the USS Archer in the late 2360s at the Utopia Planitia Shipyards along with her sister ships, USS Intrepid, USS Bellerophon and USS Pathfinder, under the direction of Admiral Patterson Yorktown was the second ship of the class built after the Intrepid herself, and in early 2371, Archer was launched, and command was handed over to Captain Marcia Taylor.

​Service historyEdit

​Shakedown cruiseEdit

Following the launching ceremony, Captain Marcia Taylor took Archer on a shakedown cruise to the area bordering the Demilitarized Zone. During the voyage, the starship's bio-neural gel packs malfunctioned and left Archer stranded in space. The USS Hood, under Robert DeSoto, rushed to Archer's aid, and she was towed back to Utopia Planitia for repairs.

​Open warEdit

Battle of TyraEdit

While the large task force that destroyed the shipyards of Torros II, the seventh fleet was assigned to the Tyra system to defend the system from the approaching Dominion/Cardassian forces. The Archer was assigned to the Seventh Fleet to defend the system as well they met a much larger force then Intel suggested and Captain Taylor those she and her crew fought bravery and valiantly she had to give the order to retreat after the destruction of the USS North Star and the death of Rear Admiral Borren D'Gret and his crew.

Defense of Sector 432Edit

​Battle of RumardaEdit

​Operation ReturnEdit

Raid on CoridanEdit

Invasion of BetazedEdit

Second Battle of VulcanEdit

Battle of BenzarEdit

First Battle of Chin'tokaEdit

Third Battle of VulcanEdit

Second Battle of Chin'tokaEdit

Battle of CardassiaEdit

​Technology informationEdit

​Crew manifestEdit

​Senior staffEdit

​Engineering divisionEdit

​Security divisionEdit

​Medical divisionEdit

​MACO detachmentEdit

​Baker SquadronEdit

​Science divisionEdit

Auxiliary craftEdit



  • Arrow light fighters
  • F-103 Excalibur heavy fighters
  • HF-66A Thunderbolt VII heavy fighters
  • Hellcat V medium fighters


  • F/A-76 longbow bombers

Technology informationEdit

Tactical systemsEdit

The USS Archer has 14 type-X phaser arrays and 4 photon torpedo launchers, like all other Intrepid class starships.


The Archer was designed to hold up to 200 crewmembers and was 344.5 meters in length. she was one of the fleet's most powerful and fastest vessels. The ship's folding nacelles allow warp drive without the damaging the space continuum and for short amounts of time can reach warp 9.975.

Some of the modification made to the vessel included power relays on some decks using Asgard technology while the EPS system and backup made use of Tollan power conservation technologies.


Deck 1

  • main bridge
  • captain's ready room
  • conference lounge

Deck 2

  • mess hall
  • captain's dining room (converted to galley)

Deck 3

  • crew quarters
  • captain's quarters

Deck 4

  • cargo bay 2 starboard
  • Crew quarters
  • Transporter rooms 1 and 2
  • Hazard Ops

Deck 5

  • Sickbay
  • Medical lab

Deck 6

  • Holodeck 2
  • Crew quarters

Deck 7

  • Brig

Deck 8

  • Astrometrics (built 2374)
  • Cargo Bay 2

Deck 9

  • Crew quarters
  • Shuttle Hangar

Deck 10

  • Shuttle Hangar

Deck 11

  • Main Engineering

Deck 12

  • Command Console
  • Secondary command processors
  • Life support systems

Deck 14

  • Stasis chamber

Deck 15

  • Plasma relay room