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RP: YSS Aeon II [Mission 1.1] What is lurking in the debris.

Cowboy

Active Member
Overwatch

"What the Feth?" Trowa's eyes widened in disbelief. "Sacred Feth!" His hand tightened on the trigger and send a deadly stream of energy at the nearest target for 2 heartbeats then banked off. Moving with automated speed, Trowa armed and deployed a decoy device to help scramble signals. He had no idea if there were actually four ships out there or if it was some decoy device of its own but Trowa chose the ship that was moving roughly in the direction of the Away Team as his first target. He got a visual then had to dodge around a big piece of debris before continuing after his quarry.
 

Nashoba

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🌸 FM of Yamatai
FM of the Poku (HSC)
Convention Veteran
Retired Staff
Overwatch

Trowa's burst of weapons revealed something about the object. The object he fired on continued moving, but portions of it were missing. Not as if it had been vaporized, but rather something that resembled solid light.

Infantry

"Beta team lead to Overwatch 2. We have run into a problem. The holes in the derelict have force fields. Not sure if its an emergency system to protect people on it, or a defensive system to keep us from getting in." Gi linked to the Beta team and downloaded their sensor data. Analyzed the data. The amount of energy in those shields were far higher if it was just to keep the atmosphere inside. "Beta team, advise to proceed with caution. That derelict has more power than expected."
 

Yoshiro Tanaka

Well-Known Member
Infantry
Arashi was checking his sensors as he approached his objective and stopped, seeing shields in gaping holes of the ship. "Alpha leader, are you seeing these shields? Energy output is massive and I am not sure if it is meant to keep us out or to keep something in. Advise caution and keeping your eyes on a swivel." He said and looked around.
 

Cowboy

Active Member
Overwatch

This mission was getting crazier and crazier. Trowa checked his scanners again. The mystery ship he had tracked was still broadcasting the same energy signature, but his shots should have left a trail of debris at the least. He was getting very tired of this thing. He lined up for another shot and this time fired a much longer flood of destructive energy towards the target.
 

Nashoba

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🌸 FM of Yamatai
FM of the Poku (HSC)
Convention Veteran
Retired Staff
Infantry

"Alpha leader, we are seeing shields. But there seems to be different kinds. Some just luminescent. Others solid and can't be seen. Like an emergency repair system. We are moving in 2 by 2 through the corridor. The corridor is huge, You could put large objects like a fighter or tank in them."


Overwatch

With the prolonged burst energy caused the solid light. Several of the barriers failed. The section was also venting atmosphere as debris started streaming out of the damaged section. An object was ejected with the debris, but it appeared to be a piece of ordnance. The sensors identified it as an active nuclear device.
 

Cowboy

Active Member
Overwatch

Just when he believed things couldn't get anymore crazy. Trowa didn't even have time to swear as he pulled his fighter back to put distance between himself and the nuke. He looked at his sensors to get an overview of the whole area. Where had the other 3 mystery ships gone? Was the nuke following him? Was it a threat to the Away team?
 

Yoshiro Tanaka

Well-Known Member
"Away team to Aeon, we have a problem. We have an active nuke in the area. Please advise." Yoshiro said as he flashed a picture of the device to the ship/
 

Nashoba

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🌸 FM of Yamatai
FM of the Poku (HSC)
Convention Veteran
Retired Staff
"Aeon to Away Teams this is Aeon Actual. Our sensors have confirmed that the object is active. Advise object seems to track to the closest energy source. If possible try to have it follow you out to a point safe to detonate and not affect the away teams. First try using the Decoys. "

"Garnet to Overwatch. We have found some technology that could be useful. We are working on removing the items. If you folks have to detonate, give us a countdown so we can try our best to shield them." Garnet really did not like the idea of uncontrolled nuclear devices.
 

Cowboy

Active Member
Trowa took a deep breath then pulled hard. The G's slammed him back into his seat as he turned his fighter around and headed back towards the nuke. He lay in a course that would take him close enough that he homed the nuke would pick him up and target him yet far enough away that he could get clear if it detonated. He armed his second decoy so it would be ready. Trowa's plan was to have the warhead target him and change it's trajectory away from the away team. Once that happened, he would fire the decoy and pray that the warhead would pick it up instead of him. "Here goes nothing." Trowa muttered as his fighter cut through space in front of the nuke then hit his thrusters hard.
 

Nashoba

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🌸 FM of Yamatai
FM of the Poku (HSC)
Convention Veteran
Retired Staff
The weapon started pinging onto a target. It's targeting locked onto Trowa's Super Kawarime. It accelerated towards the fighter. Which meant that it was moving away from the rest of the Away Teams. It was continuing to increase it's velocity in an attempt to get close enough to detonate.
 

Cowboy

Active Member
Trowa smiled tightly as his display told him that the warhead was moving away from his comrades. He gunned his Super Kawarime Fighter for all she had, putting as much distance as he could away from the away team. After 10 seconds with the smaller warhead rapidly closing the distance to him, Trowa activated the decoy then launched it before pealing away as fast as he could maintain control.
 

Nashoba

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🌸 FM of Yamatai
FM of the Poku (HSC)
Convention Veteran
Retired Staff
The warhead diverted from the Super Kawarime to the Decoy. Since the deployment of the Decoy caused a brief pause of emissions. The warhead veered off from the Fighter and locked onto the Decoy. It streaked forward and then detonated. In a spectacular fashion.
 

Cowboy

Active Member
Trowa watched the spectacular detonation of the nuke and almost slumped in his seat in relief. Feth but that had been close. He took a few seconds to compose himself then readjusted his grip on the stick and turned back towards the away team again. Trowa looked over his scanners again, looking for the mystery ship that had started all this mess. While scanning, he sent out a message to the away team. "Away team, this is Overwatch. You guys ok?"
 

Yoshiro Tanaka

Well-Known Member
"This is Away Team to Overwatch. No one is hurt and we are currently gathering tech for Star Army to research or whatever they do. That was quite a maneuver, quite epic as we young bloods would say." Yoshiro said with a laugh. He was surprised that Trowa pulled that off. He was actually afraid that Trowa would end up being blown into his constituent atoms. He had to get a status report from his teams so he radioed them. "This is Team leader to away teams, requesting status report." He said, wanting to be sure that no one was hurt.
 

Nashoba

SARPaholic & Admin
🌸 FM of Yamatai
FM of the Poku (HSC)
Convention Veteran
Retired Staff
Trowa would see a couple of bright objects that moved rapidly away from the projectile. They moved on differing trajectories. Then vanished using a form of hyper drive.

"Garnet to command, we are having to cut a few openings to get the rest of the teams access to exit. We checked the items we have were unaffected by the explosion. We also found some organic matter. Possibly members of the crew or perhaps soldiers or prisoners." she paused. "Sadly the objects were damaged by the decompression. Science and Medical may be able to determine what they were."
 

Cowboy

Active Member
Trowa took another few moments scanning the surrounding debris field to make sure there were no other surprises waiting. Satisfied there were none, the Nepleslian pilot opened back up channels to the away team. "You ought to have more faith than that in me, Tanaka-Hei. I may have been in reserves for a few years but I haven't lost my touch. Haha." Trowa's manner was care free but in realty he was starting to realize just how close he had been to cashing in his chips. He would definitely need a drink or two after this mission.
 

Yoshiro Tanaka

Well-Known Member
"Roger that." He responded to the away teams and said with a grin. "Let's get ready to move out as soon as you are ready. Secure all that you have found and keep your head on a swivel." He moved swiftly and with purpose.
 
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