"Repeat, this is Captain Hassan of Way Station Sphacteria calling unmarked vessel in high orbit around gas giant designate Pylos..."
―Captain Hassan (from Aliens: Dead Orbit)
The Sphacteria, registration number 284255, is a fuel depot/waystation, registered to Weyland-Yutani.


Behind the scenes

The Sphacteria's name is in reference to a small island at the entrance to the bay of Pylos in the Peloponnese, Greece. The Sphacteria in Dead Orbit is in high orbit over the gas giant Pylos.