The Mercury Star Runner is a multi-crew space ship with focus on cargo and data transport manufactured by Crusader Industries and released in Alpha 3.11.1. The cargo bay can be accessed from the outside via ramp and is capable of transporting multiple ground vehicles, and it has a separate shielded cargo area that is undetectable by scanners. The ship additional has a scanning station, multiple server racks, and maintenance tubes that run at the bottom of the ship.
|“||The Mercury checks all the boxes expected of a dependable courier vessel, and then some. If you need it there fast and unscathed, you can’t do better than the Mercury. Built with the same engineering and design principals that has made Crusader the go-to manufacturer for galactic transport on any scale, the star runner chassis sets new standards for data and cargo conveyance.||”|
The armament consists of two manned turrets, two pilot-controlled gun hardpoints at the front and four missile rack hardpoints. Both turrets are equipped with two CF-337 Panther Laser Repeater. Two size 3 gun hardpoints are equipped with CF-337 Panther Laser Repeater. And It has four size 3 missile rack hardpoints, two hardpoints are equipped with MSD-313 Missile Rack that are loaded with Arrester III cross section missiles, and two are equipped with MSD-322 Missile Rack that are loaded with Tempest II cross section missiles.
- The recreation room has a kitchen and a concealed access to the maintenance tubes hidden below the chess table.
- Multiple server racks are located at the center of the ship, next to the turret gunner stations.
- The habitation room has three beds, three lockers and two desks with large displays.
Features that are announced to be implemented in the future.
- Data storage.
- Scanning station.
- Unscannable cargo compartment.
Default ship loadout
|Quantum fuel tanks|
|Maneuvering thrusters||Gimbal Maneuvering Thruster|
|Weapons||Quantity||Weapon size||Hardpoint size||Model||Type||Manufacturer|
Cross section missile
In game availability
|Store name||Location||Price / aUEC|
|Rental company||Location||1-Day / aUEC||3-Days / aUEC||7-Days / aUEC||30-Days / aUEC|
The Mercury Star Runner is the first ship to have maintenance tubes below the deck, light switches, door controls and also a interactive chess board.
- November 19, 2020 - Alpha 3.11.1: Added.
|Crusader Industries (CRSD)|
|Hand weapon attachments|