After a long period of flirtation with the Vulture, I’ve moved on; While it might be more fun and even more suited to my flying style, it’s just not powerful enough anymore… I’ve moved onto the Python!
I’m using a mixed outfitting selection of Pulse Laser turrets and Gimballed Pulse Lasers. The Turrets allow me to continue firing once something has moved out of forward view, while the Gimbals let me pack a hefty punch in a forwards direction. To combat chaff I simply de-select the opponent and fire them as if they were fixed weapons.
It took a while to be able to buy an A class power unit because I didn’t want to tell my T9. I paid for it by bounty hunting in the Delkar System.
I find bounty hunting a lot more interesting once I’ve become hostile in the eyes of the local Mafia/Pirate gang. Here is how many kills it took to become hostile in this system…