C-790 Protector

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C-790 Protector High-Speed Medevac
Production information
Manufacturer Wangker Aerospace[1][2]
Production Year 2997[3]
Use Medevac
Air Cargo Transport
Tech Base Inner Sphere[1][2]
Chassis Type (Size) Fixed Wing (Medium)[1][2]
Equipment Rating C/X-D-C[1]
Cost  ???
Introduced 2997
Technical specifications
Mass 90 tons[1][2]
Structural Integrity 5[1][2]
Safe Thrust 5g[1][2]
Max Thrust 8g[1][2]
Power Plant ICE[1][2]
Fuel (Type/Range) Petrochemical/460 Km[1][2]
Armament None[1][2]
Heat Sinks None[1][2]
Armor Commercial Armor[1][2]
Barrier Armor Rating (BAR) BAR 6[1][2]
Crew 2 (enlisted/non rated)[2]
BV (2.0)  ???


The C-790 Protector debuted in the late 2990s. It was designed to support battlefield medical units, evacuating injured troops out of combat zones to safer rear area hospitals. It accomplished this mission with a combination of speed and accessibility. It can cruise at speed of 900kph with a maximum velocity of Mach 3, while its STOL ability allows it to reach forward aid stations and thus reduce the travel time for casualties.[1][2]

Equipment and Capabilities[edit]

The aircraft is equipped with Paramedic Equipment with ten separate stations on board to provide emergency care and space for sixty passengers and ten paramedics.[1][2]


  • Chariot
    A copy released by Ceres Metals in 3031, it replaces the paramedic stations with a single MASH module. To accommodate this it reduces the armor by a ton.[1][2]
  • Cargo
    A number of aircraft have been converted to simple cargo transports by the Lyran Alliance.[1][2]


The Free Worlds League and Draconis Combine have home-grown designs that match the Protector's specifications.[1][2]


  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 Technical Readout: Vehicle Annex, p. 118, "C-790 Protector High-Speed Medevac"
  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 2.11 2.12 2.13 2.14 2.15 2.16 2.17 2.18 Technical Readout: Vehicle Annex Revised, p. 114, "C-790 Protector High-Speed Medevac"
  3. MUL online date for the C-790 Protector