This ship was used in Starfleet Academy bridge crew training simulations for the Class of 2288, and as such was "destroyed" in a simulated mission by the Miranda-class light cruiser, USS Tempest. (TOS video game: Starfleet Academy)
- This ship was seen in-game with the given name and registry number clearly written on her hull, in a simulated mission the game's expansion pack, Starfleet Academy: Chekov's Lost Missions.
- Named after the Greek and Roman god Apollo, the archer-god of medicine and healing and also a bringer of death-dealing plague; as the leader of the Muses and director of their choir, he is a god of music and poetry.
|Ships named Apollo|
|USS Apollo (Columbia-class) • USS Apollo (NCC-1725, Constitution-class) • USS Apollo (NCC-17706, Apollo-class prototype) • USS Apollo (NCC-30000, 24th century)|