The Athenian was a transport starship owned by the Weyland-Yutani Corporation and captained by Ken Riley. The vessel served as the personal transport of company auditor Dorian Sudler. In 2179, the ship was tasked with delivering Sudler to RB-232, known as "The Cold Forge", so that he could conduct an audit of the research projects being developed there.
- Ken Riley — Captain/Pilot
- Suzy Spiteri — Copilot
- Montrell Lupia — Communications and Navigation Officer