A Scout ship is a warship designed for the reconnaissance role.
They provide intelligence information for the military. They are equipped with special sensors which allows them to scan vast volumes of space and whole planets. They have special communication equipment and receivers which allows them to record and analyse a large section of the electromagnetic spectrum. Scout ships are lightly armed for their own defense.
List of Scout ship classes
A Bodemia is the general term used for scout ships by the Abh. Scout ships are generally used to map plane space and find new sords for the Star Force's Route Section. Currently, there is only one known scout ship class in use by the Star Force.
Scout ships are termed as data gathering spaceship by the United Mankind.