Python

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Python Freighter
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Maximum gross mass 100t
Empty mass 500t
Payload 400t
Main thruster accel 10g
Retro thruster accel 4g
Gun mountings 2
Missiles 4
Crew 7
Hyperdrive ranges Class 3:5.40
Class 4:9.60
Class 5:15.00
Class 6:21.60
Standard drive Class 4
Fuel scoop yes

Overview

Somewhat rare these days the Python has the size of a medium trader but flies like a large fighter. The Python became notorious in the past as a pirate ship but now days is more commonly seen as Taxi and passenger craft. Good acceleration for its size and an a quick turning circle makes the Python a viable large fighter.

Notable Features

Disadvantages

Because the Python is rather old it requires a large crew to Pilot.

Verdict