Flange (world)

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Flange/Flange (Empty Quarter 2009)
Milieu 1116
B654A62-C
StarportB Good: Spacecraft Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km, 0.60g - 0.81g)
Atmosphere5 Thin
Hydrographics4 Wet World 40%
PopulationA High (80 billion)
Government6 Captive Government/Colony
Law2 Low Law (no energy weapons)
Tech LevelC Average Stellar (robots)
See also UWP
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System Details
Primary G0 V
Worlds 12
Gas Giants 4
Planetoid Belts 2
Cultural Details
Government Captive government
Law Level Low
Cultural Extension 6E18
Army Size (BEs) 120000
Economic Details
Technology Level 12
Economic Extension
J9F+1
ResourcesJExtremely abundant
Labor9High (8 billion)
InfrastructureF Very comprehensive
Efficiency+1Average
Importance Extension 4
Resource Units 468,800
GWP (BCr) 2,430
World Trade Number 5.5
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 12,852
Starport Details
Classification Class-B
Port Size 5
Building Capacity (Tons) 80,000,000
Port employees 5,435
Port passengers (annual) 206,700

Flange is a high-population world with a billion or more sophonts in population size. The world serves as the capital for the subsector. This is a high technology world with available technology over the standards for Charted Space. Government control of this world is by an external military force. It is a member of Julian Protectorate in the Flange Subsector of Empty Quarter Sector and in the Hegemony of Lorean.

  • This world has a nearby Naval Base for support of military starships.
  • This world supports a Military Base for military ground forces. 

Astrography and Planetology[edit]

Part of the Managa Cluster.

Monostellar System[edit]

Flange Monostellar System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Flange Primary Primary Yellow G0 V None


History and Background[edit]

This was one of the worlds ruled by humans by 375, during the War of Man. Later, the Suedzuk regained their dominance over humaniti.

The interstellar polity of the Flange Democratic Zone is founded in Beta Quadrant in 705.

The Hegemony of Lorean attacks Ssilnthis (Empty Quarter 1704) and the Flange Democratic Zone in 796. Both attacks are repelled. As part of the peace, the Flange Democratic Zone is dissolved.

In search of larger markets, Flange petitioned to join the Hegemony in 960. This was granted in 963, over the strong objections of the Rukadukaz Republic.

Flange’s situation is curious: a Blood Vargr minority ruling class are seen as the legitimate planetary rulers by the majority human population, even as the system is a member of the highly anti-Vargr Hegemony of Lorean. The Suedzuk of Flange are only about 10% of the population, but - after a period of second-class status - once again clawed their way to the top of the political food chain.

UWP Listing[edit]

UWP Changes (all dates are Imperial Calendar)

References and Contributors[edit]

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