Start the game with the "/cheat or /cheats" command line parameter to enable cheat mode. Then, enter one of the following codes during game play to activate the corresponding cheat function. While You're at it keep in mind that this can only be done in version 1.08 RC36 and later.
Destroy target - Press [Alt] + X. First, designate the object as your target in TASCAN, press V to put it in the CVD, then press [Alt] + X to make it explode. You can also do this with an [F10] camera view of the target.
Advance time one minute - Press [Shift] + T.
Advance time ten minutes - Press [Ctrl] + [Shift] + T
Engage thrust profile for speed boost afterburner or reverse retro by pressing [~] or [Tab].
Leave planet form any altitude - Press O.
Return to asset - Press [Esc] in first person view.
HSD artifact - This allows instant warping anywhere. Click the "LOC" icon/text to the left of the HUD and choose your destination.
Fleet C&C - This allows you to command any NPC asset, including stations. Go to TACOPS and either use the zoom-to menu or select an NPC on the map. You will now see an "Orders" menu for that NPC.
Click the Asset Menu text on the right of the HUD to enable a menu allowing any asset to be spawned in front of your current position.