Commence Station Log, Deep Space 9 Commander Benjamin Sisko, Stardate 46388.2. At the request of the Bajoran provisional government Starfleet has agreed to establish a Federation presence in this system following the withdrawal of the Cardassian occupational forces. The first contingent of officers including my Chief of Operations, Miles O'Brien arrived two days ago on the Enterprise.

Sisko has arrived on DS9 and the Enterprise has dropped off the new Chief of Operations Miles O'Brien.