- For other uses, see Sagan.
The Sagan was a type-10 shuttlecraft assigned to the USS Defiant in the 2370s. (ST - Divided We Fall comic: "Crossfire")
In 2376, Elias Vaughn piloted the Sagan to the settlement of Costa Rocosa on Europa Nova. (DS9 - Gateways novel: Demons of Air and Darkness)
After the destruction of the Chaffee in the early weeks of the Gamma Quadrant exploration mission the Defiant was undertaking, the Sagan became the only shuttlecraft the starship had. (DS9 - Mission Gamma novel: Twilight)
- The Sagan was likely named for Carl Sagan.