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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

Season 5 1996 - 1997

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  • 1996-09-30T04:00:00Z on Syndication
  • 45 mins
  • 19 hours, 30 mins (26 episodes)
  • United States
  • English
  • Drama, Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Fantasy
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26 episodes

5x01 Apocalypse Rising

  • Season Premiere

    1996-09-30T04:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
Gowron is suspected of being replaced by a changeling. Sisko, Odo and O'Brien go undercover as Klingons, only to discover things may not be what they seem.

5x02 The Ship

  • 1996-10-07T04:00:00Z — 45 mins

While searching for minerals on a planet, Sisko, Dax, O'Brien, Worf, and Muniz discover the wreckage of a crashed Jem'Hadar ship. However, they are not the only ones interested, because the Dominion is anxious to retrieve the vessel.

Stardate: Unknown
Worf falls in love with Quark's ex-wife, Grilka. However, Quark is also still interested.

Stardate: Unknown
Jake Sisko and Julian Bashir are caught in the middle of a battle between a Federation colony and a Klingon army.

5x05 The Assignment

  • 1996-10-28T05:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
A Pah'wraith (evil entities who are enemies of the Bajoran Prophets) possesses and impersonates Keiko, but reveals her identity to Miles, threatening to kill her if he doesn't carry out her mysterious instructions.

5x06 Trials and Tribble-ations

  • 1996-11-04T05:00:00Z — 45 mins

While returning to Deep Space Nine with the Bajoran Orb of Time, the crew are thrown back to the 23rd Century. They must infiltrate the original Starship Enterprise in order to stop an undercover Klingon from poisoning a shipment of grain being carried.

Stardate: Unknown
Worf, Dax, Leeta, Quark and Bashir pay a visit to Risa. Things go bad when a band of rebels gains control of the planet's weather regulator to scare the visitors in an attempt to show them how unprepared the Federation is for the Dominion invasion.

5x08 Things Past

  • 1996-11-18T05:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
Sisko, Odo, Dax and Garak are shifted into the past, when DS9 was known as Terok Nor. To each other, they appear normal, but to others they appear as Bajoran slaves. Soon they are accused of planting a bomb, and are sentenced to death.

5x09 The Ascent

  • 1996-11-25T05:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
Odo and Quark are stranded when they crash on a planet with no communications or replicators. Their only hope to be found is if they can climb to the top of a high mountain. Back on the station, Jake and Nog are moving in together. However, it doesn't go as smoothly as they thought.

5x10 Rapture

  • 1996-12-30T05:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
Sisko discovers the legendary Bajoran city of B'hala. He also receives visions of Bajor's future, one of which warns him not to let Bajor join the Federation.

Stardate: 50416.2
One by one, members of the Shakaar resistance cell are murdered, and Kira becomes increasingly worried that she will be next.

5x12 The Begotten

  • 1997-01-27T05:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
Kira goes into labor with Keiko's child. Odo buys an infant changeling from Quark that was found drifting in space. Tensions rise when the scientist that first studied Odo, Dr. Mora Pol, arrives to give Odo a helping hand.

5x13 For the Uniform

  • 1997-02-03T05:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: 50485.2
Sisko encounters Eddington, his former security chief turned Maquis traitor, and he is more desperate to capture him than ever.

5x14 In Purgatory's Shadow

  • 1997-02-10T05:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
After a coded Cardassian message from the Gamma Quadrant is detected, Garak and Worf attempt a rescue. However, they are captured by the Jem'Hadar and imprisoned in the same cell as Enabran Tain, General Martok, and the real Julian Bashir, who had been secretly replaced several weeks prior without any notice. The Jem'hadar fleet invades the Alpha Quadrant when an attempt to seal the wormhole is sabotaged by the changeling-Bashir.

5x15 By Inferno's Light

  • 1997-02-17T05:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: 50564.2
When the Dominion fleet comes through the wormhole, it soon becomes clear that Cardassia has allied itself with the Dominion and that war is not far off. As the forces of the Alpha Quadrant assemble, the changeling posing as Dr. Bashir is wrecking havoc on Deep Space Nine.

5x16 Doctor Bashir, I Presume?

  • 1997-02-24T05:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
Bashir is chosen as the model for Starfleet's next Emergency Medical Holographic Doctor. During the process it is revealed that Julian was illegally genetically enhanced as a child, rendering him a genius. However, his father must now face a jail term or his son Julian will be court-martialled from Starfleet.

5x17 A Simple Investigation

  • 1997-03-31T05:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
A woman has her memories erased and stored on a data crystal to infiltrate the Orion Syndicate. Odo falls in love with her, but must save her life by finding her data crystal.

5x18 Business as Usual

  • 1997-04-07T04:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
Quark enters into the booming business of arms dealing with his cousin. However, his new enterprise may cost him his life.

5x19 Ties of Blood and Water

  • 1997-04-14T04:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: 50712.5
A Cardassian dissident opposed to the Cardassian/Dominion alliance asks Kira to pose as his daughter so that he may reveal his secrets to use against his enemies as is customary in his culture. Kira must overcome painful memories of her own father's death before she can face him and gain the information.

5x20 Ferengi Love Songs

  • 1997-04-21T04:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
Quark discovers that his mother, Ishka, is having a love affair with the Grand Nagus Zek. Back on the station, Leeta and Rom decide to get married. However, problems soon arise.

5x21 Soldiers of the Empire

  • 1997-04-28T04:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
Worf and Dax join a Klingon ship captained by General Martok on his first mission since being freed from the Dominion prison. However, the crew is in such a low state of morale that when they encounter a Jem'Hadar warship, they enter a battle for their lives.

5x22 Children of Time

  • 1997-05-05T04:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: 50814.2
The Defiant enters a barrier surrounding a planet in the Gamma Quadrant, only to find its inhabitants are the crew's descendants from 200 years in the past.

5x23 Blaze of Glory

  • 1997-05-12T04:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
Sisko receives a message from one of the few surviving Maquis members saying that they will launch undetectable missiles at the Cardassians, which will provoke an all out war. Sisko enlists the help of Eddington to aid him in deactivating them, however, all is not as Sisko had been informed.

5x24 Empok Nor

  • 1997-05-19T04:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
In order to repair the damaged Deep Space Nine, O'Brien assembles a team to salvage parts from the abandoned Empok Nor. However, their presence sets off an old booby trap that will put all of their lives in danger.

5x25 In the Cards

  • 1997-06-09T04:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
Jake and Nog attempt to obtain an ancient baseball card to help lift Ben out of his depression. However, in order to get it from its new owner, they must steal equipment from the station, but this brings them under interrogation from the Dominion.

5x26 Call to Arms

  • 1997-06-16T04:00:00Z — 45 mins

Stardate: Unknown
Leeta and Rom get married. Sisko decides to mine the wormhole, which will likely start the war. When their plan is detected, Sisko is forced to evacuate the station and endorse the non-aggression pact between Bajor and the Dominion. While patrolling the border, General Martok detects the first wave of Dominion ships headed for Deep Space Nine. All remaining Starfleet personnel are ordered to leave the station. Kira, Odo, Quark, Rom, Morn and Jake stay behind on the station and disable it as it is handed over to the Dominion.

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