- For other uses, see Providence.
In the year 2254, the Providence was part of a task force of Starfleet ships patrolling the disputed border of Tholian Assembly space at the Diomed cluster. The task force, led by the USS Enterprise, picked up a distress call from the Federation Theta Kalyb colony and went to investigate.
|Nelson-class class VII scout starships|
|USS Brazzaville • USS Cortes • USS Fremont • USS Manzer • USS Menke • USS Moisanen • USS Nelson • USS Providence • USS Sager • USS Stuart • USS Valdez|