Gabradio (world)

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Gabradio/Rure (Gushemege 1618)
Milieu 0
A611633-A
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km)
Atmosphere1 Vacuum (trace)
Hydrographics1 Dry World 10%
Population6 Moderate (1 million)
Government3 Self-Perpetuating Oligarchy
Law3 Low Law (no automatic weapons)
Tech LevelA Early Stellar (jump drive)
Classic Era (1115)
A611757-D
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km)
Atmosphere1 Vacuum (trace)
Hydrographics1 Dry World 10%
Population7 Moderate (10 million)
Government5 Feudal Technocracy
Law7 Moderate Law (no firearms)
Tech LevelD Average Stellar (holo data)
New Era (1200)
C611524-A
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size6 Medium (9,600 km)
Atmosphere1 Vacuum (trace)
Hydrographics1 Dry World 10%
Population5 Moderate (500 thousand)
Government2 Participating Democracy
Law4 Moderate Law (no light assault weapons)
Tech LevelA Early Stellar (jump drive)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary M0 V M7 V
Planetoid Belts 3
Gas Giants 5
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Gabradio is an icy, non-agricultural and preindustrial world, whose surface is ice-capped and with nearly all of its water frozen.

  • It is unable to produce quality foodstuffs and must import them.
  • It is a world working toward being an industrial powerhouse but lacks an adequate workforce to do so. It must now import many of its manufactured and high tech goods.
  • It is a member of the Third Imperium in the Rure Subsector of Gushemege Sector in the Domain of Vland.
  • During the Long Night this world was named Iirkhuuash.
  • This world has a colony at Divkar (world).

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

No information yet available.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Gabradio Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Gabradio Primary Primary Red M0 V
Gabradio Companion Secondary Red M7 V


History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

No information yet available.

Local Nobility[edit]

Gabradio, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of two members of the Imperial Nobility, who are charged with overseeing the world.

History-Era: New Era[edit]

Gabradio had the luck that their primary virus infection was a modern Puppeteer called Ishnahin, who decided that the meat was valuable, at least those who served him. Major revolts in 1134 and 1136 killed only about 80% and 70% of the population.

When contacted by the Empire of the Last Sane in 1141, he was restrained with a parent type. The internal war was expensive, but not as expensive in terms of life as the two revolts. Gabradio has now a stable participating democracy, and could be counted as part of the backbone of the FDR.

About 300,000 humans and 200,000 awaken inhabit Gabradios city. A set of pressure domes, most of them abandoned, were salvaged long ago. The natural flora is limited to algae and sulphate bacteria because of the trace pressure. So some of the former domes are now used for hydroponics. The hydroponics project is perhaps the only good thing to say about Ishnahin, as it saved the life of "his" population. Gabradio's industry is far from being sustainable and depends mainly on Imaparlu. Gabradio's former main export, robots, are now impossible to sell, as selling robots counts as slavery. So they are now trying a variety of minor technical novelties. None have been a major success for long so far. Even the starport, officially high standard with class C support for dynamic and class A support for holographic vessels, is not as frequented as expected.

The local government has recently launched a subsidy program, with the main constraint that ships have to take the Imaparlu-Gabradio-Abir route 4 times a year.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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  1. "Jump Map API" and map location from Travellermap.com