The USS Batavia (NCC-81718) was a Federation Nova-class science vessel which was in service in the late 24th century. She was under the command of Captain Alexander Richardson. (Star Trek: Dark Armada)
The Batavia was constructed at Earth Station and launched after the outbreak of the Tholian War in mid-2382. Her first mission was to establish first contact with Ethernita.
In 2383, the Batavia was sent to the Briar Patch on a mission to help the search for the USS Independence. (Star Trek: Hidden Frontier: "Hearts and Minds")
By 2389, the Batavia discovered a large armada of unknown ships, heading towards Federation space. (Star Trek: Dark Armada: "Nightfall")
- The ship was named after the Dutch 17th century VOC ship of the same name.