Production information
Manufacturer Yan Manufacturing[1][2]
Production Year 3018[3]
Use Search and Rescue
Paramedic Unit
Tech Base Inner Sphere[1][2]
Chassis Type (Size) VTOL (Medium)[1][2]
Equipment Rating C/X-D-C[2]
Cost  ???
Introduced 3018
Technical specifications
Mass 15 Tons[1][2]
Speed 8[1][2]
Top Speed 12[1][2]
Power Plant Electric (Fuel Cell)[1][2]
Fuel (Type/Range) 952 km[1][2]
Armament None[1][2]
Heat Sinks None[1][2]
Armor Commercial Armor[1][2]
Barrier Armor Rating (BAR) BAR 4[1][2]
Crew 2 (2 enlisted/non-rated)[2]
BV (2.0)  ???


The SOAR (Search-Over And Rescue) VTOL was produced by Yan Manufacturing of New Samarkand in 3018 of the thirty-first century. LAW owned the company, and produced the SOAR to compete with Wakazashi Airframe’s AirRescue model.[1][2]

Since its introduction, the SOAR has been a hit with its customers. It success prompted Yan's owners expand Yan's product lines to other lines of vehicles.[1][2]

The vehicles sales have include purchases by various worlds in the Free Rasalhague Republic and the Lyran Alliance.[1][2]

Equipment and Capabilities[edit]

The SOAR is equipped with Paramedic Equipment which allows it to handle up to four patients. The vehicle is capable of handling 6 passengers. It features Environmental Sealing Chassis modification to protect the passengers and crew from environmental hazards. Its side door has a small myomer tether to help with winching victims or crew from hostile situations.[1][2]

The vehicle features an Electric Fuel Cell Engine which allows it sustain itself and to reach speeds of up to 120 kilometers per-hour. The hull of the craft is thinly protected with only 0.5 tons of BAR 4 Grade armor.[1][2]


As of this writing, there are no published Record Sheets for this vehicle.


  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 Technical Readout: Vehicle Annex, p. 72, "Soar"
  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. 76, "Soar VTOL"
  3. Master Unit List: Soar