The Frame Shift Drives were implemented in the mid 3270’s, with the first public sale in 3274.
I believe you to be correct Blain. I remember when the Galnet article you’re quoting was released. I do however think FDev disagrees with us. A quote from the most recent article in this chain “With luck, we will be able to reintroduce the innovative drive technology used aboard the Antares. This discovery could serve as the catalyst for a whole new era of interplanetary travel.” This suggests that there was something on the Antares which was not incorporated into the gen 3 drives. Or perhaps it’s just FDev’s excuse to give us something new.
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