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A Terran Adventure (Part 19) - Lost and Found

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Upon entry into Xenon Sector 101, I slammed the throttle to maximum and plotted a course to the opposite side of the sector while avoiding the vast bulk of the Xenon fleet based there.

Upon approaching the southern part of the sector I note a few wrecks of older Commonwealth design, but they appeared to be destroyers rather than carriers, so I proceeded further south.

With no Xenon in scanner range, I decided it was safe to ignore the scanners for a while and perform an intense visual scan of the area. After a while I spot what appears to be a wreck of one of the current Argon capital ships.

As I approach with-in 5km of the wreck, my computer reports that it has begun an intensive scan. Deciding not to throttle back in case trouble approaches, I perform a tight orbit around the wreck allowing the intensive scan to complete...

As the scan announces the completion of the scan, an unknown vessel emitting a Teladi FoF signature enters scanner range...

Just then I receive a message from Argon Intelligence informing me that they have been monitoring my progress and that the unknown vessel is the Xperimental Shuttle and that the pilot is to be captured and returned to Argon Prime for interrogation while the ship is to be left for retrieval by Argon Intelligence.

The Xperimental Shuttle proved to be a quick and agile opponent, but the cowardly Teladi pilot was no match for my USC training and he bailed after doing some hull damage.

Scooping up the Teladi and securing him in the hold, I set a course for the shipyard in Argon Prime.

Upon docking at the shipyard, I bundle my restrained captive through the airlock and drag him after me to the local office for Argon Intelligence.

Silently smiling with a rather nasty twinkle in his eye the Argon Intelligence officer leads my captive away to one of the cells after handing me a datapad with further instructions...
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