The U.S.S. Lakota is a retrofit Excelsior-class cruiser active in 2410.
- Captain Erika Benteen (2372 - Unknown)
Missions formerly involved
- “Under the Cover of Night”: The Lakota enters the Agrama System to take T'Par into custody.
- “War Games”: The Lakota is part of a Starfleet task force sent to engage the Undine in the Draylon System.
- The Lakota appeared in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode "Paradise Lost"; in the episode she is part of an attempted coup by rogue Starfleet officers led by Vice Admiral Leyton to seize control of the Federation in 2372.
- With the removal of “Under the Cover of Night”, the Lakota's captain James Allen has been decanonized.
- The Lakota was added to the game in Season Two: Ancient Enemies. Until then, she was not seen in either of her two missions. Until Legacy of Romulus, the Lakota was a random Federation starship class. As of Season 9: A New Accord, the Lakota can be seen in the Sol System near Earth Spacedock.
U.S.S. Lakota in the Agrama System (cut content).