To add some levy to this thread .....https://www.arcgames.com/en/forums/startrekonline/#/discussion/1263678/launcher-cannot-establish-a-connection-to-patch-server
The login server has been timing out for several hours. I myself can get to the choose your character screen and after about a minute or two my toons appear. Click play anf then the redirecting notice pops up then shortly after/ Connection to login server timed out please try again later. This has been going on for a few hours now.