Arida (world)

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Arida/Khuulu (Meshan 0840)
Classic Era (1115)
C4208DF-7
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size4 Small (6,400 km)
Atmosphere2 Vacuum (very thin - tainted)
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population8 Moderate (200 million)
GovernmentD Religious Dictatorship
LawF Extreme Law (rigid control)
Tech Level7 Pre-Stellar (electronics)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary G3 V
Planetoid Belts 0
Gas Giants 3
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Arida is a poor, non-agricultural, preindustrial and moderate population desert hellworld with a population of over a hundred million, but not yet at a billion sophonts.

  • The inhabitants of this world struggle to survive in the life-threatening environment of a desert hellworld.
  • This world has no free-standing water.
  • The world is a preindustrial one, which cannot produce adequate materials to maintain a modern, star-faring society. These items must be imported at considerable cost.
  • It is unable to produce quality foodstuffs and must import them.
  • This world has few prospects for significant economic development. The inhabitants of this world lead a bleak and constantly challenging existence.
  • This is a "Puzzle" world designated as an Amber Zone. Caution is advised since the world has an environment, laws, customs, life forms, or other conditions that are not well understood and might be a danger to a visitor.
  • It is a member of the Voekhaeb Society in the Khuulu Subsector of Meshan Sector, which is part of the Vargr Extents.

Astrography and Planetology[edit]

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Monostellar System[edit]

Arida Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Arida Primary Primary Yellow G3 V


System data[edit]

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Mainworld data[edit]

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Mainworld geography and topography[edit]

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Native lifeforms[edit]

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History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

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World starport[edit]

Arida has a routine quality starport.

  • A Class-C Starport Facility has minimal if any shipyards and can only perform extremely limited repair work.
  • This facility has many very skilled personnel who can perform surprisingly sophisticated repair work despite the limited facilities.
  • This facility has refueling infrastructure and limited refining capabilities. One may purchase unrefined fuel here.
  • Starports of this class rarely have both a Lowport and a Highport.

World technology level[edit]

Arida possesses a Technology Level of TL-7.

  • Common Communication technologies for this TL include: Early video and early satellite communication networks.
  • Common Power Generation technologies for this TL include: Early fuel cells, solar energy, and geothermal power sources.
  • Common Transportation technologies for this TL include:
    • Land: Improved automobiles, hovercraft, and bullet trains.
    • Water: Hydrofoils and early triphibians.
    • Air: Hang gliders and supersonic jets.
    • Space: Deep space probes and interplanetary spacecraft.

World government[edit]

Arida has a Religious Dictatorship government.

  • It is a government by a religious minority which has little regard for the needs of the citizenry.
  • The typical power source of this government is an Unpopular Autocracy.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Empire.

World military[edit]

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World economy[edit]

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Trade data[edit]

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World demographics[edit]

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World culture[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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