Shuttle Bannockburn

Ship Details

  • Ship Name: Shuttle Craft Bannockburn
  • Ship Registry: NCC-34523
  • Ship Class: Type-11 Heavy Shuttle
  • Ship Status: Destroyed

The Bannockburn is a Type-11 Heavy Shuttle assigned to the USS Ronin, named after the Battle of Bannockburn, pronounced Blàr Allt a' Bhonnaich in Gaelic, (24 June 1314) it was the decisive battle in the First War of Scottish Independence on Earth.

Stardate 238512.24

On Stardate 238512.24 Lt.Cmdr Wilde along with Lt Adair-Walker, Lt. Wood and Lt.Jg. Shepard took the shuttle to Planet Layte to deactivate the self destruct sequence on a crashed Federation shuttle, threatening to destroy a whole continent, as well as to ascertain the damage to the society the shuttle had caused.

More information on this mission can be found here: Ronin Mission Archive

Stardate 238605.27

On Stardate 238605.27 the shuttle was used in the evacuation of the USS Ronin, after it became apparent the Romulans could be planning an attack on the almost defenceless USS Ronin Captain Walker gave the order for all Shuttle Craft and Fighters to attack the Romulans with everything they had. During this attack Shuttle Craft Bonnockburn was destroyed with all hands, due to the evacuation it is estimated that 5 Starfleet Personnel gave their lives to save the USS Ronin, part of the overall 89 lives lost that day.