This mod is now under management of modder Lo2K on Nexusmods:
Tired of those slow and unexciting AI ships on planets, hovering by like a bunch of tourists? Make ’em FAST! Enjoy fast and thrilling AI flybys when you least expect it.
You will see the maximum travel speed for AI trader ships on planets increased from a crawling 80u/s to a whopping 250u/s at cruise speed, and an atom-splitting 350u/s for boost. You won’t know what happened ’til you see ’em blazing over the horizon!