2 Works by JakeGrey
The Kerbal Space Program has come a long, long way from its humble beginnings. Several off-world colonies, asteroid mining, flags and footprints on everything in the system big enough to count as a planet... Not too shabby for something that started out with a bunch of amateurs with no budget and more enthusiasm than competence building rockets in a scrapyard.
And now it's time to take the next step. Having unlocked the secrets of faster-than-light travel, the Kerbin Space Agency sends five brave kerbals on a two-year mission to cross the gulf of space and investigate a mysterious radio signal from another star system.
What they find is shocking and wonderful in equal measure.
What they find... is The 'Verse.
The Kuun Lan is kiith Somtaaw's newest and most expensive ship and the most prestigious posting a rookie fighter pilot could hope for, but actual combat is in short supply, and if Ensign Kheral Balek wasn't slightly smarter than your average rookie fighter pilot he'd find himself wishing for some real action now and then.
Unfortunately, being bored is about to become the least of his, kiith Somtaaw's and most of the known galaxy's problems...