Research Ship

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A Research Ship is a civilian non-commercial ship designed to engage in scientific research, astrographic or system surveys, or similar kinds of work.

Please see the following AAB articles for more information:


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Ship Doctrine[edit]

Laboratory (L) A flying laboratory. Designed with scientific experimentation in mind, the ship has unusual design elements to facilitate all manner of research.
Survey (LS) The IISS uses survey ships extensively to catalog and keep accurate the maps of the thousands of Imperial worlds.

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References and contributors[edit]

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