Section 1 -
Responsibilities and Duties
It is the duty of all
members within Gamma Fleet to obey all Federation and Starfleet laws,
as well as the directives issued by the Commander in Chief of Gamma
Fleet. It is also the duty of all members to act accordingly and to
uphold the highest degree of courtesy and maturity at all times.
Section 2 -
Officers should address
persons below or equal to them in rank by their rank. Enlisted members
should do the same. Subordinates shall acknowledge the orders of their
superiors by stating "Aye, aye sir/ma'am." or "Yes
sir/ma'am". When a Commodore, Admiral, General, Captain or
Colonel comes on deck, all subordinates shall go to attention, the
first person who notes the arrival shall shout sternly "Attention
on Deck!" The superior officer shall quickly acknowledge this and
set the detail at ease.
Section 3 -
Chain of Command
The Chain of Command
should be followed at all times. Respectively, the Chain of Command is
as follows: Your Department Head
> Your Executive Officer > Your Commanding Officer
> Division Commander > Chief of Fleet Operations
> Deputy Commander in Chief > Commander in Chief.
Section 4 -
Transfer Requests and Resignations
5 - Flag Officers as Vessel Commanding Officers
- Transfer requests and
resignations should be handled via the Bureau of Personnel and
Logistics under the Chief of Fleet Operations. For both transfer
requests and resignations, you should notify your Commanding Officer
before filing with the Bureau of Personnel and Logistics.
- Upon the confirmation
by the Chief of Fleet Operations and Commander in Chief of a
resignation, the person resigning may not return to his/her position
and rank again without approval of the Commander in Chief. Transfer
requests and resignations may take up to 72 hours to be processed
and confirmed. These requests may require the approval of the
Chief of Fleet Operations and Commander in Chief.
No flag officer
within the fleet shall serve as the sole commanding officer
(or "captain") of a vessel. However, some flag
officers may serve onboard Starbases or similar installations
as Commanding Officer in addition to their current duties.
This does not include the rank of Commodore.
some flag officers may be embarked aboard ships and other
vessels as advisors, for travel purposes, or while the ship is
serving as headquarters for their command. However, they are
not allowed to take command of the vessel except in an extreme
emergency or when relating to their mission. If the CO is
challenged for command by a flag officer, the CO should relinquish
command and immediately file a complaint with the Chief of
Fleet Operations or Deputy Commander in Chief.
6 - Recruiting
should be done in a courteous and professional manner.
Recruiting may be done in any public forum clearly marked as a
recruiting area for Gamma Fleet. Recruiting from other fleets
is strictly forbidden.
7 - Amendments to this Charter
Amendments to this
Charter may be made as needed by the Commander in Chief. Thus,
suggestions should be made to him.