A Dominator using its Burn Drive

Burn drive
Temporarily engages a primary burn on the system travel drive of the ship. Provides a massive speed boost for a fixed time at the expense of being able to use shields. The ship runs the risk of full engine flameout on any significant collision.

–In-Game Description

This ship system is known to be used on the following ships:


In addition to the loss of shields, ships cannot steer, change speed or vent while using Burn Drive.

Engines cannot flame out from damage while Burn Drive is active; at least one engine will remain operational until the effect duration ends. Flameouts can still occur from collisions.

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