CMDR Orvidius's Exploration Ships

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Glorious Dawn (Carl Sagan quote reference)
(Python, Endurance Explorer)
Luminous Vision
(Krait Phantom, Solo/Scouting Explorer)
Astronomia Nova (DW2 multicrew config)
(name used more than once, not simultaneously)
(Krait Mk.II, Endurance Explorer)
Copernicus Vision (retired 3304 config)
(Asp Explorer, Scouting Explorer)
Astral Ascension (light build)
(Imperial Courier, Small Scouting Explorer)
Astronomia Nova
(Imperial Clipper, General Explorer)
Tensor Anomaly (Mining Config)
(Beluga, Expedition Explorer)
Void Ascension (Mining Config)
(Type-9 Heavy, Expedition Explorer)
Astronomia Nova
(name used more than once, not simultaneously)
(Type-7 Transporter, Endurance Explorer)
Void Archer
(Eagle, Minimal Explorer)
Hipparchus One (retired)
(Anaconda, Long Range Explorer)
Aristarchus Vision (mostly retired)
(Type-6 Transporter, General Explorer)
Pioneer One
(Diamondback Explorer, Scouting Explorer)
Solar Ascendant
(Alliance Chieftain, Minimal Explorer)

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

Ship name ideas, not yet used (historical or scientific inspiration in most 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