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Old August 19th 07, 01:02   #21
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Re: EpDis: A Distant Star

Originally Posted by vacantlook View Post
What makes you think it didn't have a jump engine?
They got lost in hyperspace due to losing the beacon to jump points, and thus not knowing where they are.

If they had a jump engine, couldn't they just jump to normal space, figure out their position due to the star field, and jump back into hyperspace with knowledge of where they were? Unless, of course, the jump engine was down - which was not mentioned, though.
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