Gashema (world)

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Gashema/Vland (Vland 1717)
Classic Era (1115)
F43456C-E
StarportF Error in Starport Decode
Size4 Small (6,400 km, 0.32g - 0.46g)
Atmosphere3 Vacuum (very thin)
Hydrographics4 Wet World 40%
Population5 Moderate (200 thousand)
Government6 Captive Government/Colony
LawC Extreme Law (no privacy)
Tech LevelE High Stellar (anti-grav cities)
See also UWP
System Details
Primary F8 V
Planetoid Belts 1
Gas Giants 0
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]

Gashema is a nonindustrial world, that requires extensive imports of outside technology to maintain a modern, star-faring society.

  • In a technological universe, societies without industrial capability generally suffer as nearly all manufactured and high tech goods must be brought in at significant cost.
  • As a nonindustrial world, 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.
  • This a "high technology" world with technology achievements at, near, or over technology standards for Charted Space.
  • It is a member of the Third Imperium in the Vland Subsector of Vland Sector in the Domain of Vland.
  • This world is not a mainworld.

Description (Astrography & Planetology)[edit]

Orbiting Vland at a distance 550,000 km, Gashema (UWP=F43456C-F) is a world in the Vland (system) that is a moon of the primary world of Vland.

Monostellar System[edit]

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


System Data: The Vland System[edit]

No information yet available.

World Data[edit]

It is a marginally habitable moon with its thin atmosphere and significant amount of free water.

World Geography & Topography[edit]

No information yet available.

Native Lifeforms[edit]

No information yet available.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Gashema supports a thriving colony, a psychohistorical research station, and a military base.

Imperial High / Landed Nobility[edit]

There are no assigned nobles on this planet, which is not a mainworld.

World Starport[edit]

Gashema has a good quality spaceport.

  • It does not have the facilities to handle interstellar starship traffic, only stellar system spacecraft.
  • A Class-F Starport Facility has minimal if any shipyards and can only perform extremely limited repair work.
  • This facility has many skilled personnel who can perform minor repair work.
  • This facility has refueling infrastructure and limited refining capabilities. One may purchase unrefined fuel here.
  • Spaceports of this class rarely have both a Lowport and a Highport.
  • Trans Galactic Starlines, in partnership with Vilani megacorporation Zirunkariish have set-up alternate starports for ease of access and use with connecting in-system service provided to passengers. In the Vland system, Gashema is used. This alternate starport has a Brubek's gastropub and a Medel's Mega Mart.
  • Khugishu Bilanidin runs almost all of its shipping activities for the Vland System through Gashema using the relatively cheap, quick, and regular intra-system transport between Gashema and Vland for passengers or cargo destined for that world.

World Technology Level[edit]

Gashema possesses a Technology Level of TL–14 or TL-E in Hexadecimal Notation.

  • Common Communication technologies for this TL include: Early meson communicators.
  • Common Power Generation technologies for this TL include: Miniature super-batteries, early collectors, and advanced fusion plants.
  • Common Transportation technologies for this TL include:

World Government[edit]

Gashema is a Captive Government or Colony.

  • It is a government by a leadership answerable to an outside group, a colony or conquered area.
  • The typical power source of this government is an Vassal State.
  • The typical power structure of this government is a Federation .
  • Gashema is a natural satellite and colony of Vland. It does not have an independent government.

World Military[edit]

It has a military base - the operational headquarters of Vland's COACC.

World Economy[edit]

Argushiigi Admegulasha Bilanidin established a branch on Gashema during the First Imperium as a back-up for the holdings on Vland. The Argushiigi Admegulasha Bilanidin branch on Gashema, therefore, conducts no original research, but is an alternate, back-up repository designed to ensure that should a catastrophe occur on Vland the record and knowledge of the Argushiigi Admegulasha Bilanidin would not be lost.

Trade Data[edit]

Khugishu Bilanidin runs almost all of its shipping activities for the Vland System through Gashema using the relatively cheap, quick, and regular intra-system transport between Gashema and Vland for passengers or cargo destined for that world.

Trans Galactic Starlines, in partnership with Vilani megacorporation Zirunkariish have set-up alternate starports for ease of access and use with connecting in-system service provided to passengers. In the Vland system, Gashema is used. This alternate starport has a Brubek's gastropub and a Medel's Mega Mart.

World Demographics[edit]

No information yet available.

World Culture[edit]

No information yet available.

Historical Data[edit]

No information yet available.

World Timeline[edit]

No information yet available.

UWP Listing[edit]

No information yet available.

References & Contributors / Sources[edit]

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