Race to Center of Galaxy Starts in Sol
Pilots from all over civilized space are gathering on Galileo station near planet Earth to begin one of the most ambitious organized rally race ever attempted. Called the Buckyball Run A*, this endurance race challenges commanders to reach the supermassive black hole at the center of our galaxy, Sagittarius... Read more
The Fastest Pilot in the Galaxy
This is Casey Murrow and today I’m talking exclusively with Commander Samwell Drakhyr, winner of this year’s big race, the St. Valentine Day Regatta. So just how did you manage to win it all Sam? “A bad pilot is controlled by their ship. They are surprised all the time,... Read more
The St. Valentine’s Day Regatta
Captain Millington, chief of racing operations, has finally announced the details of this year’s St. Valentine’s Regatta, one of the most prestigious events on the yearly racing calendar. The race, which begins in the Kumbaya system, will see participants follow a gruelling 500ly route that passes through some of... Read more
Vesper-M4 Plays Unwilling Host to Demolition Derby
Slough Orbital hosted the galaxy’s inaugural SIDEWINDER DEMOLITION DERBY last Sunday and it was a huge success. The event, which will now be held on the first Sunday of every month, sees pilots flying their basic, weapons and shield-free Sidewinders at full speed around the airlock ring in an... Read more
The Menace of Illegal Racing
Traders operating in several systems have called on the authorities to clamp down on increasing levels of illegal racing- “These speeding ships are a menace!” a representative declared. “They perform dangerous manoeuvres at ridiculous speeds and that puts honest traders like us in danger.” Official comment has not been... Read more