Star Trek: Fate of the Federation
Personal timeline of the protagonists
T’Laina is born
Bislan is born
Fang is born
Martinez is born
Destruction of the Kelvin; recovery of its escape shuttles and sensor logs spur scientific research, fear of renewed aggression by the Romulan Star Empire, paranoia, and the militarization of Starfleet.
T’Laina enrolls in the Vulcan Science Academy for medicine
Bislan enrolls at Starfleet Academy in a 5-year command track
T’Laina matriculates from the Vulcan Science Academy and begins her apprenticeship as a Healer
Bislan graduates early, earns a commission at the rank of Ensign, begins first Tour
Fang enrolls at Starfleet Academy in a 5-year science track
T’Laina, 36, is surprised when she goes through pon farr for the first time
Bislan completes his first Tour with the rank of Lieutenant JG, begins second Tour
T’Laina completes her apprenticeship, is recognized as a fully-trained Healer
Bislan completes his second Tour with the rank of Lieutenant.
Martinez enrolls in Starfleet Medical.
Fang graduates, earns a commission at the rank of Ensign, begins first Tour.
Bislan begins his third Tour.
T’Laina’s vessel is forced down on a pre-warp planet due to engine trouble; Lt. Bislan leads En. Fang to rescue T’Laina; Fang’s curiosity results in a violation of the Prime Directive.
Martinez drops out of Starfleet Medical and begins a 4-year security track at the Academy
Fang completes her first Tour with the rank of Lieutenant JG, begins second Tour
Bislan completes his third Tour with the rank of Lt. Commander, begins fourth Tour
Martinez graduates, earns a special commission at the rank of Lieutenant JG, begins first Tour
Fang completes her second Tour with the rank of Lieutenant, begins third Tour
Martinez completes his first Tour with the rank of Lieutenant, and is offered (but rejects) a promotion-with-special-consideration to Lt. Commander; begins second Tour.
Bislan completes his fourth Tour with the rank of Commander, begins fifth Tour.
Narada attacks Vulcan.
Bislan and Martinez survive the destruction of the USS Mayflower over Vulcan, save 10 other lives.
Vulcan is destroyed
Fang detects and rescues Bislan, Martinez, and the others from the debris field of the Vulcan relief fleet.
T’Laina treats Martinez for vacuum exposure, saving his life.
T’Laina’s hospital ship is attacked by Orion pirates.
Bislan takes medical leave following the destruction of the USS Mayflower.
Martinez takes medical leave following the destruction of the USS Mayflower.
T’Laina joins the Vendetta conspiracy.
The Vendetta conspirators are caught; select members, including T’Laina, are pardoned, and she attends a Vulcan rehabilitation center.
Martinez is denied a return to duty and his medical leave extended following his refusal of a promotion to Lt. Commander.
Martinez is offered an opportunity to teach survival courses at Starfleet Academy on the condition he accept a promotion to the rank of Lt. Commander; he does.
T’Laina completes her time with the rehabilitation center but fails to purge her emotions to the satisfaction of the Vulcan Military Command; she chooses exile from New Vulcan, enrolls at Starfleet Medical.
T’Laina tests out of all her medical courses, takes a semester and a half of basic training.
Martinez’ class final involves a zero-G scenario, followed by orbital drop into an inhospitable planetary environment; T’Laina is one of his students, and Fang serves aboard the vessel that transports them to the site.
During Martinez’ exam, T’Laina discovers dilithium-based lifeforms; Martinez defends the aliens from hostilities until Fang brokers a peaceful settlement.
Bombing of the Kelvin Archive
Khan attacks Starfleet Admiralty and flees
Admiral Marcus’ treason is revealed
San Francisco decimated
Khan is brought to trial
Starfleet prepares a “short list” of promotions and commissions following the deaths of ~2000 officers/students at Vulcan, amended for the additional deaths of flag officers killed in Khan’s attack on London, and casualties in the destruction of San Francisco.
Bislan returns to duty and receives a promotion-with-special-considerations to the rank of Captain; earns command of the Nightingale, and begins his fifth Tour.
Martinez earns a promotion-with-special-consideration to the rank of Commander and accepts a position aboard the Nightingale; begins third Tour.
Fang completes her third Tour with the rank of Lt. Commander, and transfers to the Nightingale; begins fourth Tour.
T’Laina graduates Starfleet Medical, accepts a position aboard the Nightingale, begins first Tour.