Actaeon would recognize the Decepticon fireteam Requiem-IX among the crew members escorting the prisoners.
Corona turns her attention to Driftburn.
"Oh, hello again!" she greets him kindly.
"I already have, crewman Epsilon-5," Motherboard reports. "Approximately half an hour ago, the CFC Salvation's instruments detected an energy surge similar to the one produced by the ground bridge on exoplanet P3X-595."
P3X-595 in addition to being a Stargate reference was the designation the crew had assigned to the insecticon-infested world that they and Salvation had visited earlier in her voyage.
"Y'know, that is a more sensible explanation than Facelift having the Space Stone... or a Stand... or the Kanohi Olmak... man, what was I thinking...?"
Deus shrugs; he didn't know. The place certainly looked pretty, though. The techno-organic lichen on the walls produced faint, varicolored glows from tiny conduits coursing through them. They were the only source of light here, as the fixtures in the ceiling had been broken for millions of years.
The mechanimals looked unlike anything Spectrum would have ever seen on Cybertron or any of the colonies. They looked as though the came from an older time, with great wings coated in plasma membranes, and many extraneous legs, arms, and eyes. Some looked like terrorcons, re-animated by Dark Energon.