The Zephyr wiki last edited by BeachThunder on 08/23/13 04:29AM View full history

Overview

This Ship was a gift from CCP during the Holiday Season of 2009. It was only available during December 18th 2009 and January 6th 2010, and every account only received one of its kind. Like the Interbus Shuttle, this Ship is a "limited edition", which means, there are no blueprints available to build other Zephyr's by players. It comes with a special variation of the Probe Launcher, the "Prototype Iris Probe Launcher", which will only fit on the Zephyr. As an additional bonus, and maybe to boost wormhole exploration, this ship is completely ignored by Sleeper NPCs.

Details

Official Description

The Zephyr is a unique starship design, relying almost entirely on solar winds for sublight propulsion. Super-light sails allow it to ride the torrents of photons streaming through space, and its barebones construction gives it a tiny sensor footprint and almost negligible mass.

Originally conceived by the ascetic Intaki polymath Valsas en Dilat as a demonstration of minimalist starship design, it was never intended as a commercial venture. The recent discovery of the uncharted Sleeper Territories and their myriad wormholes has brought the Zephyr new attention - its mass makes it an ideal exploration vessel.

Valsas remains adamant that the Zephyr never sees mass production, but at the close of YC111 he authorized the Intaki Syndicate to distribute a single hull to every registered capsuleer.

Fitting

CPU 0 tf
Powergrid 0 MW
Calibration 1 Points
Low Slots 0
Medium Slots 0
High Slots 1
Hardpoints 0
Rg Slots 0
Rig Size -
Drone Capacity0 m³
Drone Bandwith0 Mbit/sec
Structure HP200 HP
Cargo Capacity10 m³
Mass5.000 kg
Volume5.000,0 m³
Inertia Modifier1.000
Armor HP150 HP
EM Resistance50 %
Explosive Resistance10 %
Kinetic Resistance35 %
Thermal Resistance35 %
Shield HP100 HP
Shield Recharge Time260,00 s
EM Reistance0 %
Explosive Resistance50 %
Kinetic Resistance40 %
Thermal Resistance20 %
Capacitor Capacity250 GJ
Capacitor Recharge Time375,00 s
Targeting Range35.000 m
Max. Locked Targets72
Scan Resolution0 mm
Sensor Strength6 (Magnetometric)
Signature Radius25 m
Max. Velocity300 m/sec
Warp Speed6,0 AU/sec

Bonuses

  • Can fit Prototype Iris Probe Launcher
  • Will not be targeted by Sleeper Drones

Required Skills

  • Spaceship Command I

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