|years:|| 2281 2282 2283 2284 2285 2286 2287
|decades:||2250s 2260s 2270s 2280s 2290s 2300s 2310s|
|centuries:||22nd century - 23rd century - 24th century|
- Hiram Roth of Earth is elected as the twenty-sixth President of the United Federation of Planets, succeeding Alohk Ixan of Deneva. He assumes office in 2285. 
- The USS Reliant is detached from active service and assigned to assist Dr. Carol Marcus and the Project Genesis team. 
- James Kirk returns to Starfleet.
- James Kirk ends his relationship with Antonia Salvatori when he makes the decision to return to Starfleet.