As we approach Invictus Launch Week 2953, it’s essential to reflect on its significance for all Citizens in the United Empire of Earth (UEE). Invictus is a time to honor and celebrate the courage, sacrifices, and dedication of those who have served and continue to serve in our military. The event is organized by the United Empire of Earth Navy (UEEN) and marks the beginning of the new recruitment year. This year, the event will take place at Bevic Convention Center, Area18, from May 19 to 30, 2953.
Invictus Launch Week, also known as Fleet Week, is celebrated annually between Emancipation Day and Armistice Day, in the final week of May. The event serves as a tool to promote participation in the Navy and raise awareness of naval history. It also provides an opportunity for ship and armament manufacturers to showcase their contributions to the military fleet.
The first Invictus took place on October 12, 2542, in response to the Tevarin War that began in 2541. The event has evolved over the centuries, but its spirit remains stronger than ever. Invictus is a time to celebrate bravery, duty, and commitment to the goals that define Humanity at its finest.
Despite concerns raised by individuals who criticized the event’s high budget and lack of transparency, Invictus continues to be a vital part of the UEE’s culture. The event provides free publicity for ship and weapon manufacturers, organizations and companies and while emphasizing the importance of a well-funded Navy to ensure the safety of the empire.
During Invictus Launch Week, several exciting activities and events are lined up for participants:
- Free-Fly event: This allows users without a game package to play the game for free.
- Show floors: Displaying the work of aerospace and defense manufacturers designed for the military.
- UEE Naval fleet flybys: Watch the naval fleet fly through the Stanton system.
- Javelin destroyer tour: Take a tour of an in-service Javelin destroyer.
The schedule for Invictus Launch Week 2953 is as follows:
- May 19/20 (Day 1/2): Manufacturers – Musashi Industrial and Starflight Concern, Mirai, Crusader Industries; Ships – (TBD)
- May 21/22 (Day 3/4): Manufacturers – Aegis Dynamics; Ships – (TBD)
- May 23/24 (Day 5/6): Manufacturers – Anvil Aerospace; Ships – (TBD)
- May 25/26 (Day 7/8): Manufacturers – Argo Astronautics, Tumbril, Origin Jumpworks, Consolidated Outland, Roberts Space Industries; Ships – (TBD)
- May 27/28 (Day 9/10): Main article: Drake DefenseCon 2953; Manufacturers – Drake Interplanetary (part of Drake DefenseCon); Ships – (TBD)
- May 29/30 (Day 11/12): Finale – All vehicles from the previous days are available to rent for free.
As Citizens of the UEE, let us all participate in Invictus Launch Week and celebrate the bravery, commitment, and loyalty of our military forces. By honoring and remembering those who have served and continue to serve, we can contribute to strengthening our empire and ensuring a safer and brighter future for all Citizens in the United Empire of Earth.