Sector8/Vegedius

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GalCat ID: 8:7
Location: 147,121 of GalSector 8
Government: Democracy
Economy: Average Industrial
Technology Level: 13
Population: 5.6 Billion
(Red Horned Birds)
Productivity: 40320 MCr
Planet Radius: 4499km
Location of Vegedius in Sector 8
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This planet is very well known for Vegediusian wolf meat and its weird volcanoes.
Old Galactic Catalogue Entry for 8:7 (Vegedius)

Witchspace Routes

There are 9 direct Witchspace Routes from/to Vegedius:

Destination Distance Gov. Eco. TL Pop. Prod
Enedge 4.4 LY 5Logo64 Confederacy.png 5Logo64 RichAgricultural.png 06Logo TL6s.png 3.1 Bln. 01116011160 MCr
Dirima 4.8 LY 4Logo64 Communism.png 2Logo64 PoorIndustrial.png 11Logo TL11s.png 4.7 Bln. 02406424064 MCr
Isxein 2.8 LY 6Logo64 Democracy.png 0Logo64 RichIndustrial.png 11Logo TL11s.png 4.7 Bln. 03760037600 MCr
Usrelain 5.2 LY 2Logo64 MultiGovernment.png 7Logo64 PoorAgricultural.png 04Logo TL4s.png 2.2 Bln. 0031683168 MCr
Esxear 4.4 LY 4Logo64 Communism.png 2Logo64 PoorIndustrial.png 10Logo TL10s.png 4.3 Bln. 02201622016 MCr
Ceenza 5.6 LY 7Logo64 CorporateState.png 7Logo64 PoorAgricultural.png 06Logo TL6s.png 3.5 Bln. 0092409240 MCr
Maarabi 4.4 LY 2Logo64 MultiGovernment.png 5Logo64 RichAgricultural.png 05Logo TL5s.png 2.4 Bln. 0057605760 MCr
Atbele 4.0 LY 3Logo64 Dictatorship.png 6Logo64 AverageAgricultural.png 07Logo TL7s.png 3.4 Bln. 0076167616 MCr
Laceus 2.8 LY 5Logo64 Confederacy.png 2Logo64 PoorIndustrial.png 10Logo TL10s.png 4.4 Bln. 02534425344 MCr

Trade

Item Price Quantity Avail-
ability
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Min Avg Max Min Avg Max
Food 6.8 7.0 7.2 8 8.5 9 100.0%
Textiles 7.6 8.1 8.8 11 12.5 14 100.0%
Radioactives 24.8 26.2 27.6 5 8.5 12 100.0%
Slaves 14.0 20.2 26.4 0 3.5 6 18.7%
Liquor/Wines 31.2 34.1 37.2 0 8.0 15 93.7%
Luxuries 81.6 82.1 82.8 46 47.5 49 100.0%
Narcotics 3.2 27.2 51.2 0 26.3 59 81.2%
Computers 67.2 67.8 68.4 42 43.5 45 100.0%
Machinery 49.2 50.6 52.0 34 37.5 41 100.0%
Alloys 31.6 37.8 44.0 16 31.5 47 100.0%
Firearms 54.8 56.2 57.6 16 19.5 23 100.0%
Furs 66.8 79.3 92.0 0 18.5 36 56.2%
Minerals 12.4 12.9 13.6 54 55.5 57 100.0%
Gold 38.4 39.7 41.2 3 6.5 10 100.0%
Platinum 67.6 73.8 80.0 0 23.2 63 96.8%
Gem-Stones 17.6 20.6 23.6 0 5.5 10 62.5%
Alien Items 27.2 28.6 30.0 0 0.0 0 0.0%
Average prices are based on long-term established averages (the so-called arithmetic mean). The average quantity is based only on quantity values greater zero. Availability gives a percentage whether a good is available in this system. Please note that these are statistical data. GalCop regulations expressively forbids the broadcasting of actual prices beyond the current system.

OXPs

RRS Waystation

RRS Group

Rescue, Recovery and Salvage (RRS) Group the leading specialist group for official retrieval of damaged and derelict craft, and rescue of crew and passengers has its Galactic headquarters here at Vegedius.

1000 Cr. for an escape capsule and a new ship was a pretty good idea when witchspace-capable ships were rare and most pilots with them stuck to milk runs. Nowadays, with expensive Boas being lost all over the place, even the cheaper ships costing a six-figure sum, and SAR (Search and Rescue) operations significantly increasing the number of people surviving to claim on the insurance at all, the majority of insurers are heavily dependent on GalCop's dwindling subsidies.

It therefore comes down to independent companies finding the right approach, and RRS Group (founder: Jara Alsthen of Ceanbibi) has been by far the most successful at filling the gap. Starting with a few prototypes flown from an old Bulk Hauler in Lezaer, the RRS Group now has Waystations near the spacelanes of stable systems throughout the Eight Galaxies.

The headquarters are situated well away from the established space lanes, in the system's asteroid belt, with a Waystation in the usual place providing RRS Group facilities. Visitors from outside the RRS Group are rare, and there is little to attract passing Commanders, but the headquarter's eight hangars are often filled with newly-constructed Arafuras, and RRS staff and contractors making deliveries.

As the Headquarters' shipyards are set up for construction, not repairs, only refuelling will be offered to visitors. Similarly, opportunities for trading are very limited, though there are usually unwanted surplus minerals at a reasonable price.

Vegedius is the RRS headquarters for Galaxy 8 only. The intergalactic headquarters are at Lezaer in Galaxy 3.

Fiction

Routes and Regions

Galcenter G8

Vegedius is a member of the Galcenter G8 region.