CMDR Orvidius's Exploration Ships

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Glorious Dawn
[IGAU] Glorious Dawn
(Fortune Class Fleet Carrier)
Astronomia Nova (DW2 multicrew config)
(name used more than once, not simultaneously)
(Krait Mk.II, Endurance Explorer,
previous optimized build)
Noctilucent Nomad
(Imperial Clipper, General Explorer)
Luminous Vision
(Krait Phantom, Solo/Scouting Explorer)
Solar Ascendant
(Alliance Chieftain, Minimal Explorer)
Elusive Discovery
retired 3304 config)
(Asp Explorer, Scouting Explorer)
Astral Ascension
(Imperial Courier, Small Scouting Explorer,
previous optimized build)
Apex Epiphany
(Imperial Eagle, Minimal/Scouting Explorer)
Void Anomaly
(Orca, Deep Space Explorer)
Tensor Anomaly
(Beluga, Expedition Explorer,
previous expedition build)
STS Discovery
(my pythons are named after the space shuttles
Python, Endurance Explorer)
Infinite Horizons
(Diamondback Explorer)
(Imperial Cutter, Luxury Explorer)
Hipparchus One
(Anaconda, Long Range Speed-Explorer)

Retired, Repurposed, or Mothballed:

Astronomia Nova
(name used more than once, not simultaneously)
(Type-7 Transporter, Endurance Explorer,
previous optimized build)
Void Ascension (Mining Config)
(Type-9 Heavy, Expedition Explorer)
Aristarchus Vision (mostly retired)
(Type-6 Transporter, General Explorer)
Void Archer
(Eagle, Minimal Explorer,
previous optimized build)

Note: Roles and names sometimes get traded around, as configurations change.

Ship name ideas, not yet used (historical or scientific inspiration in some cases):
  • Heisenberg's Certainty (blocked by profanity filter)

  • Information Paradox

  • Hawking's Paradox

  • Sagan's Legacy

  • Ad Astra Sequor ("I follow to the stars")

  • Deus Ex Astra ("god from stars", blocked by profanity filter)

  • Transcendental Euclidean

  • Ptolemy's Folly

  • Forbidden Seas

  • Ultima Maria ("final seas")

  • Erebus Terror

  • Franklin's Revenge

  • Wayward Wanderer

  • Wrong Ascension (parody of astronomical term "Right Ascension")

  • Anaxagoras

  • Infinite Destiny

  • Transcendent Radiance

  • Existential Assertion

  • Existential Truth

  • Anthropic Damnation

  • Wanderlust Destiny

  • Eternal Tranquility

  • Void Anomaly

  • Eternal Radiance