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This is a Random Event. Occurs in:

  1. Civilian Sector
  2. Engi Controlled Sector
  3. Rock Controlled Sector

The intro text for this event varies, and could be any of the following:

  • This Beacon seems to serve as meeting place for local traffic. It seems you can find crew willing to fight on your ship here... for a price.
  • You find a space station set up for travelers. Browsing through its listings, you find a tavern full of mercenaries for hire. You look for potential crewmembers.
  • There are a number of ships stationed around a rest stop. You immediately receive a message saying, "If you're looking for some bodies to fill your ship, you've come to the right place!"
    1. Hire a crewmember.
      • Receive specified crewmember for specified scrap.
        • Note: If you have a full crew complement, additional text will display, warning that you will have to dismiss a crewmember to receive a new one.
    2. Hire a crewmember.
      • Receive alternate specified crewmember for specified scrap.
    3. Don't hire anyone.
      • Nothing happens.