- For other uses, see Copernicus.
- The Copernicus was named for Nicolaus Copernicus, who developed the heliocentric theory of the solar system.
- The Star Trek Encyclopedia lists the Copernicus' registry number as NCC-623, although it can be seen as NCC-640 on screen in Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home.
|Ships named Copernicus|
|starships: USS Copernicus (NCC-3815, Ptolemy-class) • USS Copernicus (NCC-640, Oberth-class) • USS Copernicus (NCC-58637, Oberth-class) • USS Copernicus (NX-94441, Horizon-class) • shuttlecraft: Copernicus (NCC-1701/12) • Copernicus (NCC-1701/5) • Copernicus (NCC-1701-A, SW7 class) • Copernicus (NCC-1701-A/03) • Copernicus (NCC-1701-D/03)|