A Ship is the only m of transportation currently available in DarkOrbit. Any player in the game must own at least one ship. They are available in r Credits or new player begins with a free ship called the Liberator. There are currently a total of 11 ships available to purchase from. The Yamato and Defcom ships are no longer available to purchase due to the Iceberg Invasion.But its can be purchase for real money when they make a sale.Also you can obtain Spearhead, Citadel, and Aegis from green pirate booty, but its rare.