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Submission 2015-03-10

Rich Man’s Toy The Fer-de-Lance is another classic design that has now been in production for two centuries. The ship became famous for its popularity with top business executives and wealthy bounty hunters, being a fast, well armed vessel, with…

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Submission 2015-03-06

Bird of Prey The Vulture space superiority fighter sacrifices hard point flexibility for maneuverability. Advanced manufacturing techniques have allowed the Vulture to integrate large hardpoints into its relatively small frame, offsetting the ship’s limited weapon count. The Vulture excels in…

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Elite: Impressions – Lakon Type-7

TMC Archives 2015-03-03

Trucking Intensifies The Type-7 Transporter is Lakon Spaceways’ mid-range transport vessel. This is a new model, released in 3290. It’s slow, but moves a lot of tonnage for its size. -In-Game Description Don’t be fooled by the ‘mid-range’ part –…

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Elite: Impressions – Asp Explorer

Submission 2015-02-13

DAT ASP The Asp Explorer is the civilian version of the military model Asp Mk II’s (which first saw service in 2878). Lakon Spaceways now owns the licence to construct these ships and has marketed them heavily at customers looking…

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Elite: Impressions – Lakon Type-6

TMC Archives 2015-01-16

Supersonic Space Truck The original space truck, the Lakon Type-6 Transporter (AKA the Lakon-T6 or just the T6) was the first and cheapest dedicated cargo transport vessel implemented in the Elite: Dangerous beta. The introduction of the Zorgon-Peterson Hauler gave…

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Elite: Impressions – Viper

TMC Archives 2015-01-07

Floats Like A Butterfly, Stings Like A Viper Another Faulcon-Delacy design, the Viper will most likely make its first appearance to a new player as the preferred ship (alongside the Eagle) of most police and system authority forces. It’s also…