In 2287, Riverside — whose commanding officer was Captain J. Schulte and whose executive officer was Lieutenant Arps — was deployed to the Starfleet International's Starfleet Sixth Fleet. The ship had several XO changes such as T'Plon, Commander B. Doddema and Commander C. Pittarelli. Their second officer and head of the enlistment group was Lieutenant T. Schulte
Around 2288, a secondary crew was established under the name of Lobo Group as the USS Riverside's main depatch shuttle crew.
The 809th Marine Strike Group, nicknamed "The Arctic Wolves", was embarked on Riverside.
Around 2290 the USS Riverside was called back to Riverside Shipyards for retirement after a severe battle. In late 2291 Starfleet Command reconsidered its decision to retire the USS Riverside and repaired all damage to the vessel. Command was given to Captain C. Pittarelli. In early 2292, command was transferred to Captain T. Wilson.
Around 2292-2293, the USS Riverside was taken out of active service and relegated as a training vessel. In 2, the USS Riverside was officially decomissioned. A new ship, USS Riverside NCC 74309, with the commanding officer of the Lobo Group T. Wilson was commissioned by SFI, but Region Six website still has NCC 1660 still listed.