Construction began in 2274.
Patrolling the newly formed Cardassian border and deep space explorations of the area were its typical assignments during the 2330s.
In 2332 the Yeager deployed a cultural observation team, including Tripper, to Terop Prime.
In 2334 it was attacked by a warship from the Ubarrak Primacy. During the battle targetting systems went offline, as well as fire suppression systems. Tripper made his way through a fiery compartment to bring the sensors back online.