Its hull is protected by shields that can be upgraded to different balances of capacity vs recharge rate.
Its engines can be upgraded to different balances of max speeds vs manoeuvring ability.
It has 5 weapon slots, with some choices within them for owners of DLCs.
- It can hold 5 NPCs, 50 marines, 150 missiles of assorted types and 8 drones of assorted types.
An Engineer NPC may be employed to repair damaged equipment (NOT hull).
A Marine Officer NPC may be employed for capship boarding operations.
NPC Pilots may be utilised to claim bailed S/M craft