August Exodus Convoy 2 Arrives at Jaques

The second convoy of the August Exodus: Jaunt to Jaques expedition arrived safely at Jaques on Monday 29 August 3302. More than 300 pilots departed on August 15th from Ocshooit on a path that took them through Thor’s Eye and the Lagoon Nebula and several other noteworthy points and nebulas, finally reaching Jaques Station on…

EVENT SPOTLIGHT: THE COLONY’S FIRST CANYON RACE

After hearing that the lucky colonists were already looking forward to their first Colony-wide event, the Gazette got in touch with the brains behind it – Cmdr Mosta. Many colonists will be familiar with Mosta from his part in the previous expedition to Jaques, in which his organisational abilities were highly valued. We caught up…

1% hull, 99% guts

Today The Colonia Gazette speaks to a Commander who has accomplished something both courageous and extraordinary while on his way to Jaques Station. Greetings, Commander Djhato! Firstly, we’d like to ask – what first made you want to embark upon such a long journey to the Colony? Well a friend of mine, Commander Oneslyfaux, introduced…

Cartography Report: Issuance 1 : EOL PROU OH-V D2-34

Welcome to the Cartography Report, an assortment of tourist destinations and important solar systems surrounding Jaques Station, as well as the path from the human-inhabited bubble to our very own Colonia Nebula. *** Distance from Jaques : 231.71 LY The C-N Class star of Gammel (EOL PROU OH-V D2-34) rests a mere 231.71 light years…

Deep dispatch #4: Home

For those enmeshed in and stimulated by the solid pillars of trading and combat, the rather more esoteric life of us explorers may seem odd: romantic idiots running far from our own species, into the candle-cold dark, to answer questions nobody has asked us. We must be crazy. Some great sage once wrote, “you can’t…

Wing Up With… OLIVIA VESPERA

In the second of our regular interview features, we chat to Olivia Vespera, whose call to repair Jaques Station galvanised the galactic community. *** Gazette: Greetings Olivia! Thanks for coming to chat to us. The reason you struck me as someone the colonists might be interested in hearing about is because your thread calling for…