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Imperial Cutter blueprint

This is the blueprint for the Gutamaya Imperial Cutter.

This ship requires the Imperial Navy rank of Duke for a player to purchase it in the game.

First introduced in version 1.5 Ships expansion.

Imperial Clipper blueprint

This is the blueprint for the Gutamaya Imperial Clipper. Fast and well equipped this Imperial multipurpose ship can be a fighter and a trader, let down only by weak shields. Cheaper by far than the Python, it's requirement for a Large pad is it's only shortcoming. Sounds amazing!

This ship requires the Imperial Navy rank of Baron for a player to purchase it in the game.

First introduced in version 1.1 with the Community Goals expansion.

Imperial Courier blueprint

The is the blueprint for the Gutamaya Imperial Courier. The Courier has good range and excellent speed and while it lacks armour, it's combination of good shields and speed make it a good attack ship. It is also suitable for Enhanced Thrusters, which makes it a racing ship.

This ship requires the Imperial Navy rank of Master for a player to purchase it in the game.

First introduced in version 1.3 as part of the PowerPlay expansion.

Thanks to CMDR Aidan Abacus & the CMDRs of www.elitedangerous.de for German translations. Thanks to CMDR Nicou, CMDR Aymerix & CMDR Duita Rider of www.elite-dangerous.fr for French translations.

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Majestic Class Interdictor blueprint

Something for the weekend! This is the blueprint for the Gutamaya Majestic Class Interdictor; the Imperial Navy's capital ship.

It's big. Longer than a trip to the shops and guaranteed to make you poop in your space-suit when one these monsters drops out of hyperspace.

First introduced in version 1.0.

Imperial Eagle blueprint

This is the blueprint for the Gutamaya Imperial Eagle, the faster and dare I say, sexier, version of the classic Eagle. The wealthy commander's racing ship on weekends!

First introduced in version 1.4 after an early reveal at LaveCon 2015.

Thanks to CMDR Aidan Abacus & the CMDRs of www.elitedangerous.de for German translations. Thanks to CMDR Nicou, CMDR Aymerix & CMDR Duita Rider of www.elite-dangerous.fr for French translations.

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GU97 Imperial Fighter blueprint

This blueprint is of the Gutamaya GU-97 Imperial Fighter. A short-range fighter favoured by the Empire's navy.

First introduced in version 1.5 as the third ship for CQC (after the Condor and Sidewinder) - added to main game as ship-launched fighter in version 2.2.