Subject : SHIPS



Maintenance The cost to maintain ships, planes, and land units.
Mobility How much mobility stuff costs
Ship-types *! Description of different types of ships.
Trade-ships * How to use trade ships



assault * Attack coastal sector from ship
board * Board enemy ship
build * Build ships, planes, land units, nuclear weapons or bridges
cargo * List the commodities on board your ships
coastwatch * Check from sectors for nearby ships
fire * Fire artillery from sector/ship/unit on sector/ship
fleetadd Designate members of a fleet
load * Load goods, people, etc onto a ship
lookout * Check from ships for other ships and/or sector types
lost * Report lost items
ltend Transfer things between a unit and the ship carrying it
mine * Drop sea mines from a ship
mission * Assign a mission to a ship/plane/unit
name Give a name to a ship
navigate * Move ship or fleet around
payoff Find out the current payoff of a trade ship
radar * Perform radar scan from ship or sector
retreat Set retreat conditions/paths for ships or fleets
sbmap * Big map of all your worldly knowledge around a ship
scrap * Scrap a ship, plane, or land unit
scuttle * Destroy a ship, plane, or unit
sdump Dump raw ship information
ship * Report status of ships
show * Characteristics of sectors, units, updates and more
smap * Get a map around a ship
sonar * Use sonar to look for ships
sstat * Report statistics of ship, fleet or ships in a given area
start Resume production and repairs
stop Stop production and repairs
tend * Transfer commodities between ships
torpedo * Slip a torpedo to some poor sucker (from a sub or ship)
unload * Inverse of load (above)
upgrade Update the tech of a ship/unit/plane to the current tech level
xdump Extended dump of everything under the sun



Empire4 ! Changes from the Empire3 server to the Empire4 Server


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