Archon Esperon's State of the Federation address occurred yesterday from the Phoenix Council Chamber orbiting Solaris Prime. He outlined the current economic plan to bolster the Solarin industrial working class, touched on recent notable accomplishments of the Solarin empire, and provided future outlook into the expansion of Solarin colonies into rich new sectors. Particular focus was placed on Solarin investments into off-world mining operations, infrastructure development to enhance the safety and efficiency of the trade sector, and increased military funding to ensure the security and prosperity of Solarin space.Read more >
A series of ship thefts has left many citizens frustrated and demanding swift action. LDF and SRN joint forces conducted operations that tracked down the root of these thefts to a group known as the Daluma Guild. A raid of their compound turned up several of the reported stolen ships. Unfortunately, the group was running a "chop shop" and officials believe many of the other stolen vessels were already stripped down and sold for parts by the time LDF/SRN joint operations arrived. Three individuals were apprehended and have been incarcerated on charges of piracy.Read more >
It's that time again! Interstellar teams have been training in the off-season, and Blitzcore pre-season games begin in a few days. The first game is on stardate 1309.20 between the Stellar Saints and the Quantum Raiders! Raw, unbridled excitement. Are you ready?Read more >
A critical systems failure aboard the Androudia station orbiting above Rendii resulted in catastrophic damage to the planet surface yesterday. Initial reports seemed to indicate multiple malfunctions in the station's power couplings. Shortly after 15:23 Terra time, an explosion erupted from the main power unit aboard the station. The station fragmented and began a descent toward the surface of the planet as orbital stabilizers failed. At 15:33, large masses of the Androudia station that survived atmospheric re-entry crashed into the planet, causing widespread devastation to districts 32 through 54. Radioactive waste and debris are being cleaned up by KL Industries personnel, but progress is slow. GNN Vivacitas reached out t…Read more >
Multiple convoys were hit by raiding pirates along trade lanes between Lunarian and Solarian space earlier today. The increased traffic through the region has resulted in a rise in thievery. LDF and SRN authorities assure citizens that patrols have been increased to deal with the growing threat. Despite this, however, citizens are advised to stick to well-patrolled trade lanes for safety of both self and goods. Citizen are also encouraged to report any suspicious vessels frequenting major trade routes to ensure rapid response from local authorities.
The Grimm Trading Company has been vocal about the lapse in security of commerce paths, stating that LDF maintenance of protected space has been "woefully lacking". Our LDF …Read more >