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(References to Pandora)

Pandora neighbouring systems
Pandora neighbouring systems
System information
X:Y Coordinates -84.49:236.48[e]
Spectral class B7V[1][2]
Recharge time 158 hours[1][2]
Recharge station(s) Zenith[1][2]

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

Planetary flag of Pandora
Planetary flag of Pandora
System position 7th[1][2]
Jump point
68.25 days[2]
Moons 1 (Hope)[1][2]
Surface gravity 1.02[1][2]
Atmospheric pressure Standard (Breathable)[1][2]
Equatorial temperature 40ºC (Tropical)[1][2]
Surface water 69%[1][2]
Highest native life Mammal[1][2]
Reference Year 3076[1] - 3079[2]
Capital Deliverance[2]
Population 4,092,000,000[1][2]
Socio-Industrial Levels B-A-B-B-B[1][2]
HPG (Representative) A[1][2]

Owner History[edit]

Planetary Info[edit]

Pandora is a world with four main continents, Kaos, Limbo, Echo, and Nirvana. Though originally settled to be a paradise where colonists could get back to nature, the original colonists were too eager to get just a little bit more. Wars and battles raged over the world for most of its early history until the Lyran Commonwealth annexed the system. The Commonwealth used a series of economic initiatives and martial law to restore order and make Pandora a prosperous member of the nation. These four continents are located on the worlds equator.[1]

The largest continent, Kaos, is home to the planet's capital city (Defiance) and the Red Devil plant. Limbo is the second largest continent, and was the site of some of the most damaging battles from Pandora's pre-Commonwealth history. Though Star League engineers began a project to fix the damage, the Succession Wars and the corresponding loss of technology greatly slowed the project. The terraformers were lucky to maintain the fixes that they'd already made. Only with the discovery of the Helm Memory Core and the assistance of Clan Jade Falcon's Scientist Caste has the recovery effort begun to make progress. Echo and Nirvana produce a great deal of food for the rest of Pandora's population as well as light industry. Nirvana is also home to a large number of communes that live according to their own beliefs. Clan Jade Falcon has largely left these communes alone, both because they are isolated from the main population and they produce some trade goods.[1]

In 3052 the Gray Death Legion was charged with Pandora's security. When the 5th Wave of the Clan Invasion began, the Gray Death Legion found themselves once again facing the superior forces of Clan Jade Falcon. Deploying upgraded battle armor suites (modified by Legion techs), the Gray Death Legion were able to hand Clan Jade Falcon a rare defeat, thus keeping Pandora out of Jade Falcons hands temporarily.[11]

During the FedCom Civil War after the 3rd Lyran Guards were transferred to defend other worlds closer to the Clan Jade Falcon Occupation Zone, Clan Jade Falcon struck in 3064. With only the the Pandora College Training Battalion and a few militia regiments on world, while the Lyran Alliance defenders fought valiantly the Falcon's 124th Striker and Jade Falcon Eyrie Clusters defeated them within three weeks, simultaneously capturing the Pandora Theater's command center intact. [1]

Unfortunately for the Falcons they paid no attention to the effects their assault had on the ecology, angering the residents. Rather than openly oppose the Falcons, however, most of the Pandorans used passive resistance methods like sick-outs and working half-heartedly for their new governors. Strikes and sick-outs were common at Red Devil Industries. The Falcons tried to use force to improve production, but this backfired when riots and sabotage became common. Finally the Watch determined the cause of the problem: The Pandorans were both proud of and ashamed of their planet and its ecological problems. Khan Marthe Pryde assigned several scientists to restart the Star League reclamation project, and relations between the natives and the Falcons improved began to slowly show sign of cooling.[1]

For many years, the capital city was Needgate. The city was heavily damaged in 3052 by fighting between the Falcons and the Gray Death Legion mercenary force. The city was so damaged that the local governmental functions were moved to Deliverance and Needgate was left as a monument to the dezgra behavior of mercenaries.[2]

Manufacturing Centers[edit]

Planetary Garrison[edit]




  • Pandora College Training Battalion[16]






Nearby Planets[edit]

Planets within 2 jumps (60 light-years)
Closest planets first:
Planet Distance (LY) Jumps 2750 3025 3030 3040 3052 3057 3062
Ballynure 12.02 1 LC LC LC FC FC LA LA
Crimond 16.45 1 LC LC LC FC FC LA LA
Graceland 19.61 1 LC LC LC FC FC LA LA
Borghese 24.81 1 LC LC LC FC FC LA LA
Koniz 26.47 1 LC LC LC FC FC AR AR
Benfled 28.94 1 LC LC LC FC CSV CSV CJF
Grunwald 34.29 2 LC LC LC FC FC LA LA
La Grave 36.13 2 LC LC LC FC CJF CJF CJF
Tomans 36.38 2 LC LC LC FC FC LA LA
Orkney 36.51 2 LC LC LC FC CSV CSV CJF
Kandersteg 36.88 2 LC LC LC FC FC LA LA
Dustball 37.48 2 LC LC LC FC FC AR AR
Montmarault 38.59 2 LC LC LC FC CSV CSV CJF
Blair Atholl 39.38 2 LC LC LC FC CSV CSV CJF
Surcin 40.70 2 LC LC LC FC FC LA LA
Summit 41.06 2 LC LC LC FC FC LA LA
Kelenfold 46.01 2 LC LC LC FC FC LA LA
Rasalgethi 48.88 2 LC LC LC FC FC LA LA
New Exford 53.63 2 LC LC LC FC FC AR AR
Domain 54.15 2 LC LC LC FC CW CW CW
Quarell 54.81 2 LC DC LC FRR CJF CJF CJF
A Place 54.96 2 LC LC LC FC FC AR AR
Biota 54.99 2 LC LC LC FC CW CW CW
Garrison 57.82 2 LC LC LC FC FC LA LA
Sudeten 57.90 2 LC LC LC FC CJF CJF CJF
Lyndon 57.98 2 LC LC LC FC FC LA LA
Jabuka 58.90 2 LC DC LC FRR CSV CSV CJF
Fort Loudon 58.90 2 LC LC LC FC FC LA LA
Rastaban 58.94 2 LC LC LC FC CW CW CW
Bountiful Harvest 59.25 2 LC LC LC FC FC AR AR


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