From Rise: The Vieneo Province

Also abbreviated as pax is defined as anyone in a vehicle other then required crew is technically considered a passenger. However, there is a distinction between a revenue passenger and an employee.

Colonists are passengers but since you are offering to pay them they do not look at your reputation before enplaning.

Passengers that offer to pay you do look at your reputation. They want to arrive alive where they wanted and on time.

Twenty (20) passengers will fit in a Passenger PODS. Passengers will also fit in the cabin of a vehicle, the quantity of which varies depending on the type.

Only one (1) type of passenger for one (1) destination can be put in a PODS at a time.

Do not leave passengers in a PODS or vehicle for too long, eventually they will starve to death