The USS Clifton was a Bader-class Federation scout in service in the 23rd century.

Throughout her service the Clifton served as a research vessel whose use was granted to a team of scientists that had one the prestigious Sagan Award for a period of two years. (FASA RPG module: Federation Starship Recognition Manual)

Bader-class class VIII scout starships
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