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ES-4 Essex
ES-4 Essex
Galaxy Euclid
Region Fiquencha
Star system Adurma
Pilot Liquidator Yaigata
Type Frigate
Subtype Exploration
Class S
Claimed by CELAB Galactic Industries
Discovered by celab99
Discovery platform PC
Release Synthesis

ES-4 Essex is a starship in No Man's Sky.


ES-4 Essex is a Frigate-type starship in the universe of No Man's Sky. It is part of the CELAB Galactic Starfleet.

The ES-4 Essex is primarily a data harvesting platform intended for exploration expeditions.

Home Base System[]

An S-class version of this starship is operated from the home base in the Adurma system, located in the Fiquencha region.


Science Vessel Rank
Combat 12
Exploration 31
Industrial 13
Trade 15
Fuel Requirement 11 tonnes / 250 LY
Expeditions 41
Times Damaged 7
Successful Encounters 373
Date of Stats 15-Sep-2019


Captain Liquidator Yaigata
Crew Mood Docile
Crew Faction TBC
Notes Unionised Crew


Trade Galleon Modifier
Alcubirre Drive +2 Expedition Duration
Exploration Specialist +15 Exploration
Realtime Archival Device +2 Exploration
Economy Scanner +1 Trading
Ammunition +2 Combat

Starfleet Record[]

{Fictional game lore}

On stardate 12-04-2019, Liquidator Yaigata and the ES-4 Essex were given the command of the expedition 'Simiu's Grand Navigation', a 968 light year mission focused on exploration.

Log Ref Log Entry Return
218 Research team deployed to planet Stvalamp Binoy Discovered large flock of blob-like creatures. Animals were docile. Crew milked a number of specimens to assess farming potential. Discovery data worth: Units x 387,604
455 Planetary survey team excavated Korvax ruins Chambers devoid of life, but engravings on the wall revealed several treasures. Discovery data worth: Units x 380,824
730 Undertook orbital probe of planet loka 53/Mt. 3D scan accuracy: 51,. Continuing survey. Discovery data worth: Units x 209
1027 Encountered Damaged freighter drifting through Mautti system. Dispatched shuttles to investigate. No sign of freighter crew. Stripped ship for components Collect.: Activated Emeril x 460


CELAB Galactic Industries[]

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