Combat drones are pilotless attack ships used primarily by the Republic Navy. Although very weak and easy to destroy, they can be very effective in large numbers. Because drones do not need a cockpit, they can be filled entirely with equipment and solid metal, which makes their hulls stronger than other small ships.
Like all fighters, the Combat Drone is unable to jump. The Combat Drone lacks cargo capacity and shields of any kind.
The Combat Drone can be purchased at the following ports:
These are the standard outfits initially equipped on each Combat Drone.
|nGVF-AA Fuel Cell|
|X1700 Ion Thruster|