First Officer's Log, Stardate 48268.1 (April 8, 2371),
The U.S.S. Shakespeare, under the command of its new captain, Azala Ral, has been dispatched to a region of space known as the Shackleton Expanse, along the frontier border of Federation space. Our mission was to investigate unusual radio signals in English from the region.
Upon arriving, we identified three anomalies: a ship, a tachyon field, and a planetary system surrounded by the tachyon field. The Captain investigated the ship first. Communications Officer Gavelbringer discovered that it was an ancient Earth vessel from the pre-warp era, called the Tesla. The ensign also detected a Romulan Bird-of-Prey, which appears to have cloaked before we could complete the scan.
Captain Ral dispatched a human-only away team to the Tesla, led by Master Chief Specialist Xiao. An equipment malfunction threatened one of the cyrogenically-frozen passengers, an elderly man who has identified himself as Elon Musk …
- Commander Olimund Delai, Executive Officer U.S.S. Shakespeare