The Beatrix III (ビアトリクス Ⅲ Biatorikusu III ) was a Galactic Federation ship that appeared in the Metroid Manga. It was a caravan for Afloraltite from the K-2L colony, Samus's original home. In Chapter One of the manga, the crew of the ship find that something outside the planet is blocking communications. Chief Rodney Aran realizes that it is the Space Pirates. It was destroyed during the raid.