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5th Cobra Coil (Clan Cloud Cobra)

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Fifth Cobra Coil Cluster
Formed 2911[1]
Nickname Arm of Ares
Affiliation Clan Cloud Cobra
Parent Command Delta Galaxy (current)
Beta Galaxy


The Fifth Cobra Fang Cluster was transferred from Beta Galaxy to Delta Galaxy in 2911 at the same time it was also given its present designation as the Fifth Cobra Coil Cluster.[1]

In 2913, the Ninth Nova Cat Garrison Cluster attacked the Fifth on Brim, winning a massive victory when bad weather grounded their Fifth's Aerospace Fighters. The fifty fighters taken as isorla from that battle were used to re-commission the Sixth Nova Cat Regulars.[2]

The Fifth Coil was stationed on Babylon in 3067.[3]


Rank Name Command
Commanding Officers of the 5th Cobra Fang Cluster
Commanding Officers of the 5th Cobra Coil Cluster
Star Commodore Achmed Bar-Fetstein 3061[1]
Star Commodore Khalil Hobbes 3067[3]


The cluster excelled at all aspects of aerospace combat and close air support.[1]

Composition History[edit]


Fifth Cobra Fang Cluster [1]


Fifth Cobra Coil Cluster - Regular/Questionable [1]


Fifth Cobra Coil Cluster - Regular/Reliable [3]

  • CO: Star Commodore Khalil Hobbes

Naval Assets[edit]



  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 Field Manual: Warden Clans, p. 35, "5th Cobra Coil Profile"
  2. Field Manual: ComStar, p. 121, "Omicron Provisional Galaxy"
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Field Manual: Update, p. 75, "Clan Cloud Cobra Deployment Table"