STARFLEET: The International Star Trek Fan Association, Inc.
The named the largest fan-run Fan Club
of any type in the world by the Guinness Book of World Records. The USS Black Hawk
has been affiliated with STARFLEET since 1995.
Federation of Planets Galaxy
An Independent Star Trek Fan
Association founded in 1985. The Black Hawk joined the association in 2005.
The Cha'ouw Empire
An independent Star Trek Fan club,
based upon the Chal, as pseudo Klingon-Romulan culture in William Shatner's first Star
Trek novel 'Ashes of Eden'. This association is also the host of the annual 'Beach
Bash' conference, held the first weekend in November in Myrtle Beach, South
Carolina. Starbase Rockford is a aligned within this organization and the USS Black
Hawk is also starship of the Empire!
STARFLEET Region Twelve, the Twelfth Fleet
A five state region within STARFLEET
which the USS Black Hawk resides since 1997.
The state in which the USS Black Hawk
currently resides in. Sector Illinois currently has four chapters; three ships of
the line - the Sovereign Class USS Black Hawk (Rockford), the Defiant Class USS BortaS
(Urbana) and the USS Hexum (Belleville), and one chapter-in-training, the Shuttlecraft
Chicago (Chicago). You can get more information on each chapter of the STARFLEET
Region Twelve Website above.
The 'Ground Forces' aspect of
STARFLEET. The 263rd Marine Strike Group is part of the SFMC.
The SFMC Twelfth Brigade - The Dirty Dozen
The 263rd Marine Strike Group, The
Hawk's Talons, is part of the 2nd Battalion of this Brigade. Website down.
STARFLEET Region One, The First Fleet
The region in which the USS Shiloh
(Black Hawk) resided in from chapter creation on February 28, 1995 until August 15,
The International Fandom Council
A Council of Star Trek Fan Clubs and
Organizations. It's purpose was to have a forum to discuss issues related to Trekdom
(Star Trek-related fandom issues) and to give a unified front on those issues. The
Black Hawk was a member from 1996-1999. This organization was disbanded in the early
The Matrix Task Force
A group of Star Trek Fan Chapters
exclusively on the world wide web (WWW). The Black Hawk was a member from 1995-1999.
It changed it's name to Cyber-Trek Task Force. The status of this
organization is unknown.
Three different independent Star Trek
Fan Associations in which the Shiloh/Black Hawk was a member. The Shiloh briefly was
with Omega Fleet until leaving to help create Starfleet Central. Starfleet Central
merged with the Federated Alliance in 1998. Federated Alliance was absorbed into the
Cha'ouw Empire in 1999 (See Cha'ouw Empire above).