Ship Overview Screen
The overview screen shows you almost everything that you need to know about a
ship. The screen also lets you enter important commands, such as way point and
The left side of the screen shows that this ship has 4 small weapons and a
full compliment of crew. The guest quarters area of the ship has 100 guests. All
of them are colonists. The ship`s friendly code is “AUN” and all the command codes are set to “AAA”. The long range scanners are on. The skill, experience, and happiness of the
ship is 65 / 0 / 249.
The nav map in the top middle of the screen shows that the ship is over the
planet New Cappone and has its way point set to the location of Planet X, object
ID 222. You can set a new way point by just left clicking on the mini nav map.
You can view a data pad with data on any object should on the mini nav map by
right clicking on the mini nav map.
You can change the speed of the ship by dragging your mouse across the speed
bar on the top left side of the screen. The speed of the ship is currently 9 and
the ship has a max speed of 20. At the current speed the ship`s estimated time
of arrival ( ETA ) is 9 turns. The ship will burn a total of 1kt of fuel to travel to the set
way point. The distance to the way point is 78 LY.
The ship is currently in nav mode: waypoint. This simply means the ship is traveling to a way point and is not
intercepting or escorting another ship. Clicking on the “C” button next to the way point button will clear the way point.
When a ship has an intercept target the ship will travel to its intercept
target and will completely ignore any way point or escort target.
When a ship does not have an intercept target and has an escort target the
ship is in escort mode. When a ship is in escort mode it will travel to its
escort target and ignore its way point.
Also See: Nav Modes and Targets
Also See: Nav Screen
The bottom right side of the screen shows that the ship currently has no
damage all systems are green.
The middle bottom part of the screen shows that this ship does not have any
shield power and only 10 armor units. The ship has no hull plans in its data
bank. It has 123 megacredits. It has 30 units of standard cargo and can hold a
maximum of 40 cargo units. The standard cargo that it is holding is 10 units of
supplies, 10 units of food and 10 med units. Each unit of standard cargo has a
mass of 1 kt. The ship currently has no ordnance or repair units. Ordnance and
repair units have a mass of 0.001 kt each.
Related Item: Ship parts and details