If you are struggling to use the boost pack or jetpack in Starfield, you are not alone.
Since Starfield doesn't have land or ground vehicles in the game, the boost pack is the only way to explore the planets. However, numerous players appear to be encountering challenges when it comes to operating the jetpack.
In this guide, we'll provide instructions on using the boost pack or jetpack in Starfield. This way, you'll be able to explore all Starfield planets with ease.
How to use the boost pack or jetpack in Starfield
To use the boost pack or jetpack in Starfield, press the jump button again immediately after performing a jump.
It's important to note that you must have rank 1 of the Boost Pack Training Skill unlocked to use the boost pack in the game. So if the boost pack is not working for you, it is likely because you haven't yet achieved rank 1 of the Boost Pack Training Skill.
It's puzzling that you can wear a boost pack without the needed skill level. This confuses people because while they have a boost pack on their back, it doesn't actually boost their movements. This can make them think it's broken or they're using it wrong.
How to unlock Boost Pack Training Skill
In Starfield, certain backgrounds will automatically grant you the Boost Pack Training skill. However, if you don't have this benefit, reaching Level 2 will provide the necessary skill points to unlock Boost Pack Training.
To quickly get the right backpack for jetpacking, follow the main storyline for the first two hours. After the events on Vectera, your companion Barrett will introduce you to Constellation and give you his ship to visit The Lodge on New Atlantis.
By following the story and completing objectives, you'll reach New Atlantis. At The Lodge, talk to Sarah Morgan. She'll invite you to join Constellation, and accepting will get you the Constellation Backpack.
And with that, we are wrapping up our guide on how to use the boost pack or jetpack in Starfield. If you are facing stuttering or audio issues in Starfield, make sure you check out the working solutions in our guides.