thinking that an order to
Move (Bearing) (Distance)
would be useful and tactical
this order would trigger on start of a scenario, but be interrupted&cancelled by a targeting order like
although there are not bonuses for flanking or surrounding an enemy in GSB, it seems that surrounding might be coded to help keep an enemy ship from fleeing the battle in Campaign.
primarily, it seems like “move some distance along a line” is the sort of command one would see in a sailing ship era wargame, and the top-down view of GSB suggests that era (and then destroys that suggestion with lasers).