Deep Space 9 - vessel arrival roster

The arrival roster at Deep Space 9 listing Captain Adams

J.J. Adams was a starship captain in the 24th century. Adams was the commander of the C-57-D.

In 2370, Adams was listed on the Deep Space 9 arrival roster. (DS9: "Whispers", production art)

This character was only mentioned in writing.
J.J. Adams was an in-joke reference to the spaceship commander played by Leslie Nielsen in the classic science fiction film Forbidden Planet (1956).