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by rust
Mon Feb 18, 2008 10:28 am
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Captain Jack's Guide to Profitable Passengers and Cargo
Replies: 65
Views: 11994

In the real world, the trader has to sell the passage for "cost + X". As long as he gets "+X", he is better off than leaving with empty cabins. And if he charges more for the passage than his potential passagers can afford or are willing to pay, they will not accept the "+X", and he is out of the pa...
by rust
Sun Feb 17, 2008 11:41 pm
Forum: Traveller
Topic: Captain Jack's Guide to Profitable Passengers and Cargo
Replies: 65
Views: 11994

Along the frontier, where probably most of the free traders are active (at least most of those run by PCs), offering passenger service and of- fering economy passages could be more of an investment than of a normal profit-oriented business deal. Imagine a frontier world, let us name it "Pharos IV" -...