Ardi (world)

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Ardi/Tri-Empire (Glimmerdrift Reaches 2204)
Classic Era (1115)
B100833-D
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size1 Small (1,600 km, 0.05g - 0.09g)
Atmosphere0 Vacuum
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population8 Moderate (300 million)
Government3 Self-Perpetuating Oligarchy
Law3 Low Law (no automatic weapons)
Tech LevelD Average Stellar (holo data)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M9 III
Planetoid Belts 1
Gas Giants 0
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Ardi is a non-agricultural, pre-industrial, moderate population vacuum world, which warrants hazardous environment precautions, with over a hundred million, but not yet at a billion sophonts in population size.

  • Life in a vacuum requires great discipline. After all, it only takes one forgotten seal on a vacuum suit to spell death. Those who survive tend to be very methodically-minded and attentive to small detail.
  • It is unable to produce quality foodstuffs and must import them.
  • It requires extensive imports of outside technology to maintain a modern, star-faring society. The need to import most manufactured and high technology goods drives the price of these goods up in the open market.
  • Its economy and population are slowly growing and living conditions are expected to improve in the near future barring outside forces.
  • This is a cold world with an overall climate is at the lower temperature range of human-congruous sophont endurance.
  • This world is also the overall capital of an interstellar government with the extra trade and prestige associated with that role.
  • This a "high technology" world with technology achievements at, near, or over technology standards for Charted Space.
  • It is a member of the Shukikikar League in the Tri-Empire Subsector of Glimmerdrift Reaches Sector.
  • This world has a nearby Naval Base, usually associated with military starships.
  • This world has a nearby Military Base, usually associated with military ground forces.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

The mainworld is a tiny dry, vacuum world, one of nine orbiting a red primary star.

Monostellar System[edit]

Ardi Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Ardi Primary Red M9 III


System Data[edit]

No information yet available.

Mainworld Data[edit]

No information yet available.

Native Lifeforms[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background / Dossier[edit]

No information yet available.

World Starport[edit]

Ardi has a good quality starport.

  • A Class-B Starport Facility has not very well developed shipyards and is only capable of producing spaceships.
  • This facility has many very skilled personnel who can perform not only major repair work, but overhaul work as well.
  • This facility has advanced refueling and refining infrastructure. One may purchase practically any kind of refined fuel here.
  • Almost every starport of this class possesses both a Lowport and a Highport. Such ports rarely have more than one of each kind of port.
  • The starport at Ardi includes a high port and planet-side port. Refined fuel is available, but repair and maintenance services are limited. All shipyard capacity in this system is for local and mostly military use.

World Technology Level[edit]

Ardi possesses a Technology Level of TL–13 or TL-D in Hexadecimal Notation.

  • Common Communication technologies for this TL include: Holovideo recorders.
  • Common Power Generation technologies for this TL include: Miniature super-batteries, prototype collectors, advanced fusion plants.
  • Common Transportation technologies for this TL include:

World Government[edit]

Ardi has a Self-Perpetuating Oligarchy government.

  • It is a government by a restricted minority, with little or no input from the masses.
  • The typical power source of this government is an Oligarchy.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Hegemony.

World Military[edit]

The shipyard builds the Ardi Class Battle Riders which are part of the Shukikikar League's space navy.

  • The SLF Naval Base is co-located with a Military Base.
  • Planetary and system defense forces include:
    • 18 SDB squadrons (72 System Defense Boats)
    • 6 Orbital defense platforms
    • 18 Space fighter squadrons
    • 6 Armored brigades
    • 10 Mixed brigades
    • 16 Infantry brigades
    • 4 Fortress brigades
    • 36 Marine companies

World Economy[edit]

No information yet available.

Trade Data[edit]

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World Demographics[edit]

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World Culture[edit]

No information yet available.

Urbanization[edit]

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Historical Data[edit]

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World Timeline[edit]

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UWP Listing[edit]

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