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Jubka

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

Jubka
Jubka neighbouring systems
Jubka neighbouring systems
System information
X:Y Coordinates -338.69 : -210.46[e]

Political Affiliation[edit]

Planetary History[edit]

As of 3025, Jubka was described as a "lucrative mining world" that is however vitally dependant on a lifeline of iceships supplied by Curtiss Hydrosystems.[31]

The Dark Age[edit]

In December 3139 the pirate band known as Morrison's Heirs attempted to raid Jubka. The Heirs arrived at a pirate point close to the second of Jubka's moons and proceeded to launch an attack on New Medina. What the Heirs didn't know is that rumors had been circulating for some little time that a raid would be launched against Jubka, purportedly to steal the treasures kept in the Tower of Allah Mosque in New Medina, despite those "treasures" being religious relics of no appreciable commercial value. The government of Jubka had responded to these rumors by hiring the mercenary unit Kaiman's Islanders, a battalion of combined-arms troops with a history of operating in and around nearby nations such as the Magistracy of Canopus, Marian Hegemony and Rim Commonality.[32]

The timing of the Heirs' raid was such that the Islanders had actually only just arrived and were still at the New Medina spaceport awaiting deployment orders when word of the arrival of the Heirs reached them. Commander Hiram Jessup led the Islanders into New Medina while deploying a single MechWarrior, Leftenant Winifred Horne, and her Vulture Mk IV onto a steep ridge that lay between the spaceport and New Medina. Horne proceeded to provide information to the Islanders on the Heirs' deployment, allowing the Islanders to block each pirate incursion into the city. When the pirates identified Horne as a spotter they sent a Lancelot and a Crab to destroy her 'Mech, and Horne deliberately didn't fire at the pirates as they closed, making the two pirates overconfident; when the pirates left cover to attack her, Horne calmly destroyed both.[32]

Military Deployment[edit]

3139[edit]

Nearby Planets[edit]

Planets within 2 jumps (60 light-years)
Closest planets first:
Planet Distance (LY) Jumps 2750 3025 3030 3040 3052 3057 3062
Stotzing 13.47 1 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Prato 15.51 1 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Kutludugun 21.37 1 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Corbeanca 28.23 1 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Kendall 33.25 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Hednesford 33.85 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Valilyevskiy 33.85 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Westover 34.43 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Goth Khakar 34.99 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Karakiraz 35.47 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Kogl 37.91 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Ghaziabad 41.59 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Romita 44.81 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Rzhishchev 46.12 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Panjang 50.36 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Atzenbrugg 52.13 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Lahti 55.73 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Bowang 56.83 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Karachi 57.24 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL
Lepaterique 57.59 2 FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL FWL

References[edit]

  1. Handbook: House Marik, p. 16, "Free Worlds League Founding [2271]"
  2. Handbook: House Marik, p. 24, "Free Worlds Leage after Age of War - [2571] Map"
  3. Historical: Reunification War, p. 158, "Inner Sphere - [2596] Map"
  4. Era Report: 2750, p. 36, "Inner Sphere - [2750] Map"
  5. Field Manual: SLDF, p. vii, "Inner Sphere - [2764] Map"
  6. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 1, p. 10, "Inner Sphere - [2765] Map"
  7. First Succession War (Source Book), pp. 24-25, "Inner Sphere - [2786] Map"
  8. Handbook: House Marik, p. 34, "Free Worlds Leage after First Succession War - [2822] Map"
  9. Historical: Liberation of Terra Volume 2, pp. 122-123, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  10. First Succession War (Source Book), pp. 112-113, "Inner Sphere - [2822] Map"
  11. Handbook: House Marik, p. 38, "Free Worlds Leage after Second Succession War - [2864] Map"
  12. House Marik (The Free Worlds League), p. vii, "Free Worlds League - [3025] Map"
  13. Handbook: House Marik, p. 42, "Free Worlds Leage after Third Succession War - [3025] Map"
  14. Handbook: House Marik, p. 51, "Free Worlds Leage after Fourth Succession War - [3030] Map"
  15. Historical: War of 3039, p. 132, "Inner Sphere - [3040] Map"
  16. Era Report: 3052, p. 10, Inner Sphere - [3050] Map
  17. Era Report: 3052, p. 22, Inner Sphere - [3052] Map
  18. Era Report: 3062, p. 10, Inner Sphere - [3057] Map
  19. Handbook: House Marik, p. 54, "Free Worlds League after Operation Guerrero - [3058] Map"
  20. Era Report: 3062, p. 29, "Inner Sphere - [3063] Map"
  21. Handbook: House Marik, p. 56, "Free Worlds League after FedCom Civil War - [3067] Map"
  22. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 43, "Inner Sphere - [3067] Map"
  23. Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents, p. 64, "Inner Sphere - [3075] Map"
  24. Field Report: FWLM, p. 19, "Free Worlds League Military Deployment Map - [August 3079]"
  25. Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 63, "Inner Sphere - [3081] Map"
  26. Field Manual: 3085, p. vii , "Inner Sphere - [3085] Map"
  27. Map of the Inner Sphere 3130
  28. Era Report: 3145, p. 10, "Inner Sphere - [3135] Map"
  29. Era Report: 3145, p. 38, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  30. Field Manual: 3145, p. VI, "Inner Sphere - [3145] Map"
  31. House Marik (The Free Worlds League), p. 129
  32. 32.0 32.1 32.2 Technical Readout: 3145 Mercenaries, p. 36, "Vulture Mk IV"

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