As of 2381, Kandel held the rank of Lieutenant, and was to the USS Aventine as a relief tactical officer. During the Borg Invasion of 2381, Kandel was on duty when the Aventine answered the USS Enterprise-E's distress call in the Azure Nebula, and became responsible for the targeting of the transphasic torpedoes.
Later, when the Aventine and Enterprise were confronted by a pack of Hirogen hunting vessels in the Delta Quadrant, Kandel took the tactical post as Tactical Officer Lonnoc Kedair went to fight of the boarders. (ST - Destiny novel: Mere Mortals)
Kandel was also on duty when the Aventine launched a plan to attack, board, and capture a Borg scout ship. When the Borg Queen took control of the scout, Kandel relayed orders to get everyone off before the Aventine destroyed the ship. (ST - Destiny novel: Lost Souls)
|USS Aventine personnel|
|Altoss • S. Bowers • Ch'Maras • E. Constantino • Cupelli • L. D'Odorico • N. Darrow • E. Dax • Dexar • Englehorn • L. Glau • S. Gredenko • G. Helkara • Hockney • T. Kandel • L. Kedair • N. K. Tor • C. Komer • L'Kem • M. Leishman • Loskywitz • Malaya • O. Mavroidis • O. Mirren • G. chim Nak • Navok • P7-Red • Ilar P. • Ravosus • N. Riordan • P. Rhys • Selidok • Simmerith • T'Prel • M. Takagi • S. Tarses • Tharp • Tovak • Ylacam • Yott|