It can only be activated while in combat, with a 5 minute recharge time. It activates a 2 minute shared cooldown on Fleet Support, and other reinforcement beacons.
Note: The summoned ships remain for 45 seconds, although the tooltips do not reflect this.
Distress Beacons and Fleet Support
|Abilities||Fleet Support • Photonic Fleet • Reinforcements Squadron|
|Devices||Fleet Operational Assets • [Delta Alliance Reinforcements Beacon] • [Beacon of Kahless] •|
[Kobayashi Maru Transponder] • [Nimbus Pirate Distress Call] • [Phased-Waveform Beacon]
|Traits||Heard I Needed Help • Need-to-Know Basis • Obedience is Victory • Subspace Reinforcements|