The Federation Shipyards (also referred to as the Federation ship yard and the Federated Shipyards) is a part of the location Aliehs III. It was from here that Samus Aran's Gunship was built and the G.F.S. Olympus launched eighteen years prior to Metroid Prime 3: Corruption.
- It is believed that the Hunter-class gunship designation originated from the Nintendo Comics System, which called Samus' ship the "Hunter IV". It was also said to have been built at Hyrodyne Shipyards, Altair V.