MISSIONS: Basics – Understanding Mission Types - #00005

'We're on a mission from god' – Blues brothers

Page 1/3

There are a lot of different mission types to choose from. What kind of mission you decide to do should be influenced by the type of ship you use and its performance, the mission's difficulty and the time needed to do it.

Especially as a beginner, you will most likely concentrate on missions with a good payout in terms of time invested. Later on, you might be interested in +++++ INF missions for political purposes or missions with special materials as a bonus.

Elite Dangerous' mission boards always look a bit dull. Don't be mistaken, that's only by their monochromatic looks.


Data delivery
These missions come in several flavors, depending on the current economic state of the giving faction. They are easy and time efficient and the boom variant often pays well for smaller vessels without the option of transporting large amounts of cargo.

Cargo delivery
I am sorry, something went wrong.

Did you accept the privacy conditions above?

If not, the page might not load correctly.