Ripley, E. L.

W E Y L A N D – Y U T A N I



Ripley, E. L.
Warrant Officer
USCSS Nostromo

SEX:  Female (Natural)
NAT:  United Americas
DOB:  07 JAN 2092
POB:  Olympia/Luna-UA
IDN:  759/L2-01N
FLT:  B     SEC:  B     MEN:  AB     PHY:  AB

07 Jan 2092-18 Apr 2110   Spends childhood in lunar quarantine facility during outbreak of XMB virus on Luna. Tests negative for XMB. (Medscan CERT#90156E.)

15 Sep 2111-25 May 2115   Attends Evansbrook Academy. Shows aptitude for ethics, law and corporate affairs. Graduates at top of her class.

01 Jun 2115   Recruited into Weyland-Yutani’s Horizon Beyond officer training program. (Trainee Flight Status CC)

16 Oct 2115        Successfully negotiates end to hostage crisis on Weyland-Yutani shuttle craft Erebus. 49 lives saved.  8 terrorists convicted.

21 Dec 2116   Completes Horizons Beyond officer training program, with honors.

02 Jan 2117-19 Nov 2117   Serves as Junior Warrant Officer on commercial cargo vessel USCSS Kurtz, under Captain Archbold. (Flight Status BC)

01 Dec 2117-08 Mar 2118   Serves as Warrant Officer on Weyland-Yutani cargo vessel USCSS Sephoria, under Captain Eliot.

10 Mar 2118   Request for maternity leave DENIED.  (WY/REF#29150). See HUMAN RESOURCES for further enhancement.

17 Mar 2118   Files civil lawsuit against Weyland-Yutani. (WY/REF#29162)

18 Mar 2118   Flight status suspended. Salary suspended.

04 Apr 2118-19 Aug 2118   >FILE SEALED UNDER COURT ORDER< No further enhancement. (WY/REF#42009)

19 Aug 2118   Request for maternity leave APPROVED.  (WY/REF#42017) See LEGAL (SETTLEMENTS) for further enhancement. Request for reinstatement of flight status APPROVED. (WY/REF#42018) Request for salary increase APPROVED.  (WY/REF#42019)

19 Sep 2119-27 Oct 2119   Maternity leave. See HUMAN RESOURCES for further enhancement.

06 Nov 2119-12 Jul 2120   Serves as Warrant Officer on Weyland-Yutani cargo vehicle USCSS Sotillo, under Captain Rosendo.

10 Aug 2120-present   Serves as Warrant Officer on Weyland-Yutani commercial towing vehicle USCSS Nostromo, under Captain Dallas. (Flight Status B)

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Based on the computer readout in the opening scenes of Alien and the Flight Plan document in the DVD hidden extras, it is inferred that the events in the movie transpire on June 3, 2122.  Based on the birthdate given above, Ripley would have been 30 years of age.  Sigourney Weaver was 29 when the movie was filmed.



  • Alien: 20th Anniversary Special Edition DVD. Flight plan and Nostromo crew biographies found in the hidden extras. June 1, 1999.

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