Axton

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Axton[edit]

Note: X and Y are coordinates (light years on XY plane) relative to Terra at (0, 0)

Axton
Axton neighbouring systems
Axton neighbouring systems
System information
X:Y Coordinates 127.17:-113.24[e]
Spectral class K2V[1]
Recharge time 193 hours[1]
Recharge station(s) None[1]

The Axton system was home to at least one habitable planet - Axton III - and as at 3145 was located in the Kathil Operational Area of the Capellan March within the Federated Suns.[2][3]

System Description[edit]

The Axton system is located near the Acala and Westphalia systems[4] and consists of a class K2V primary orbited by at least three planets.[1]

System History[edit]

The Axton system was settled at some point prior to the Age of War, and was a member of the Sarna Supremacy when the Capellan Confederation came into being in 2366.[5]

Axton III[edit]

Axton
Geophysical
System position 3rd[1]
Jump point
distance
4.85 days[1]
Moons 2 (Jerimiah, Greenback)[1]
Surface gravity 1.00[1]
Atmospheric pressure Standard (Breathable)[1]
Equatorial temperature 22°C (Temperate)[1]
Surface water 50%[1]
Highest native life Reptile[1]
Reference Year 3079[1]
Infrastructure
Capital Barros[1]
Population 1,613,890,000[1]
Socio-Industrial Levels B-B-B-B-C[1]
HPG (Representative) B[1]

Axton III - more commonly known simply as Axton - is the third planet in the Axton system and has been host to both an industrial facility belonging to Wangker Aerospace and a training facility operated by the New Avalon Institute of Science. Axton has two moons named Greenback and Jerimiah.[1]

Planetary History[edit]

In the Jihad era, on Axton housed a NAIS College of Military Sciences Training Facility at Fort Vanders on the continent of Navidad. This facility trained Infantry, Battle Armor, BattleMech and Conventional Vehicle senior classmen who couldn't finish their studies at the NAIS while it was rebuilding.[1]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Military Deployment[edit]

3054[edit]

3061[edit]

  • First Bell Training Battalion[25]

Geography[edit]

Axton has four continents named Magdalena, Momposina, Navidad and Pesares. Magdalena is a temperate continent; both Momposina and Navidad are icy landmasses, Momposina located in the far north and Navidad in the far south.[1]

Planetary Locations[edit]

  • Barros: the planetary capital city, located on Magdalena.[1]
  • Fort Vanders: the location of a mountain training complex on Navidad.[1]
  • Topell: the location of the Wangker Aerospace plant.[1]

Industrial Centers[edit]

  • Wangker Aerospace[1]

Nearby Systems[edit]

Systems within 60 light-years (distance in light years)
Closest systems first:
Westphalia 9.7 Acala 13.1 Undra 13.9 Anaea 14.3
Tecumseh 14.7 Plataea 16.8 Ashkum 19.5 Goshen 20.0
Genf 22.2 Bell 23.3 Lacadon 23.3 Angelsey 25.2
Moravian 26.3 Highspire 27.5 Valexa 29.6 Perkasie 30.7
Everett 31.5 Aosia 31.5 Foot Fall 32.7 Caria 32.8
Mytilene 32.8 Jonathan 33.4 Farwell 36.2 Lee 36.4
Ulan Batar 38.8 Oli 39.2 Muskegon 39.9 Remshield 39.9
Beten Kaitos 40.0 Paches 40.3 Boeotia 40.8 Mandate 40.9
Tianamon 41.0 Foochow 41.4 Menkar 42.1 Chesterton 43.8
Emerson 44.5 Kek 45.7 Shipka 47.1 Vintru 47.5
Amiga 47.6 Orbisonia 47.8 Tedibyhr 49.9 Gallitzin 50.3
New Macao 50.5 Listowel 51.2 Algot 51.4 Heligoland 52.0
Smolensk 53.8 Tsingtao 53.9 Matsu 54.0 Menkib 54.1
Cammal 54.1 Bahl's Retreat 55.2 Zaurak 55.4 Demeter 56.4
Kathil 56.6 Hurgh 57.8 Sanilac 57.9 Tawas 58.0
Almach 58.0 Hunan 58.6 McHenry 59.6

References[edit]

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 1.15 1.16 1.17 1.18 1.19 1.20 1.21 1.22 1.23 Objectives: Federated Suns, p. 6, "Axton"
  2. 2.0 2.1 Era Report: 3145, p. 39, "Inner Sphere Map - [3145]"
  3. 3.0 3.1 Field Manual: 3145, p. VI, "Inner Sphere - 3145"
  4. 4.0 4.1 Era Report: 2750, p. 37, "Inner Sphere - 2750"
  5. 5.0 5.1 Handbook: House Liao, p. 17, "Capellan Confederation Founding, 2366"
  6. Handbook: House Liao, p. 13, "Timeline: Capellan Zone 2367"
  7. Handbook: House Liao, p. 25, "Capellan Confederation after Age of War [2571]"
  8. Handbook: House Davion, p. 48, "Federated Suns After Age of War [2571]"
  9. Historical: Reunification War, p. 159, "Inner Sphere - 2596"
  10. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 11, "Inner Sphere - 2765"
  11. Handbook: House Liao, p. 31, "Capellan Confederation after First Succession War [2822]"
  12. Handbook: House Davion, p. 54, "Federated Suns After First Succession War [2822]"
  13. Handbook: House Liao, p. 39, "Capellan Confederation after Second Succession War [2864]"
  14. Handbook: House Davion, p. 60, "Federated Suns After Second Succession War [2864]"
  15. Handbook: House Liao, p. 40, "Capellan Confederation after Third Succession War [3025]"
  16. Handbook: House Davion, p. 70, "Federated Suns After Third Succession War [3030]"
  17. Handbook: House Liao, p. 49, "Capellan Confederation after Fourth Succession War [3030]"
  18. Handbook: House Davion, p. 72, "Federated Suns After Fourth Succession War [3030]"
  19. Historical: War of 3039, p. 133, "Inner Sphere - 3040"
  20. Era Report: 3052, p. 11, "Inner Sphere [3050] Map"
  21. Era Report: 3052, p. 23, "Inner Sphere [3052] Map"
  22. 22.0 22.1 Objective Raids, p. 14 - "FedCom Deployment Table"
  23. Era Report: 3062, p. 11, "Inner Sphere Map [3057]"
  24. Handbook: House Liao, p. 60, "Capellan Confederation after Operation Guerrero [3058]"
  25. 25.0 25.1 Shattered Sphere, p. 30, "FedCom Deployment Table"
  26. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, "Inner Sphere Map [3063]"
  27. Handbook: House Liao, p. 68, "Capellan Confederation after FedCom Civil War [3067]"
  28. Handbook: House Davion, p. 82, "Federated Suns After FedCom Civil War [3067]"
  29. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 41, "Inner Sphere Map" - [October 3067]
  30. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 65, "Inner Sphere [3075]"
  31. Field Report: AFFS, p. 21, "Armed Forces of the Federated Suns Deployment Map - August 3079"
  32. Field Report: CCAF, p. 23, "Capellan Confederation Armed Forces - August 3079"
  33. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 63, "Inner Sphere Map - [March 3081]"
  34. Field Manual: 3085, p. 127, "Inner Sphere Map - [October 3085]"
  35. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  36. Era Report: 3145, p. 11, "Inner Sphere Map - [3135]"

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