Gingesh (world)

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Gingesh/Nulinad (Empty Quarter 0435)
Milieu 1116
A42059C-C
StarportA Excellent: Starship Construction, Overhaul, Refined fuel
Size4 Small (6,400 km, 0.32g - 0.46g)
Atmosphere2 Vacuum (very thin - tainted)
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population5 Moderate (400 thousand)
Government9 Impersonal Bureaucracy
LawC Extreme Law (no privacy)
Tech LevelC Average Stellar (robots)
See also UWP
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]
System Details
Primary G8 V M3 V
Worlds 11
Gas Giants 3
Planetoid Belts 1
Cultural Details
Government Impersonal bureaucracy
Law Level Extreme
Cultural Extension 868F
Army Size (BEs) 0
Economic Details
Technology Level 12
Economic Extension
B45+4
ResourcesBAbundant
Labor4Moderate (40 thousand)
Infrastructure5 Limited
Efficiency+4Advanced
Importance Extension 1
Resource Units 0
GWP (BCr) 880
World Trade Number 4
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 2,365
Starport Details
Classification Class-A
Port Size 4
Building Capacity (Tons) 0
Port employees 695
Port passengers (annual) 26,000

Gingesh has both a thin tainted atmosphere and no surface water which makes habitation by sophonts difficult. The system has a population between 10,000 and a million, lacking the industrial base to be completely self-supporting. This world is designated an Amber Zone with an environment, laws, customs, life forms, or other conditions make it dangerous to visitors. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Nulinad Subsector of Empty Quarter Sector and in the Domain of Antares. Gingesh, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight, a member of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world.

Astrography and Planetology[edit]

Part of the Sashar-Pamushgar Cluster.

Binary Solar System[edit]

Gingesh Binary Star System
Star Name Hierarchy Color Classification Remarks
Gingesh Primary Primary Yellow G8 V
Gingesh Companion Secondary Red M3 V

History and Background[edit]

Although too dry to serve as the home for Bwap crèches, nonetheless they would find themselves at home in the relatively restrictive nature of Gingesh’s overly-bureaucratic government. Originally settled as a colony world during the First Imperium, the various departments of the original colonial corporation survive to today in the form of independent agencies that provide civil service to the general population of Gingesh. The Board President, appointed by joint committee after a quite exhaustive and grueling interview process, speaks publicly for the Board of Directors, but the true political power lies in the hands of the Agency Managers that lead each agency.

As part of the Sashar-Pamushgar Cluster, Gingesh was strongly affected by Abadani, an interstellar anti-Noble communist movement. Its influence has faded substantially since the 950s, but some of the symbols, ways of thought, and old slogans are still part of everyday life.

Imperial High (Landed) Nobility[edit]

Gingesh, as a member world of the Third Imperium has a member of the Imperial Nobility overseeing the world.

World Starport[edit]

Gingesh has an excellent quality starport.

  • A Class A Starport Facility has very well developed shipyards and is capable of producing first rate starships.
  • 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. Sometimes multiple ports of each type.

UWP Listing[edit]

UWP Changes (all dates are Imperial Calendar)

  • T20 - 993 - Gingesh 0435 A42059C-C De Ni Po 913 Im
  • CT - 1105 - Gingesh 0435 A42059C-C De Ni Po 413 Im
  • MT - 1125 - Gingesh 0435 B420565-8 De Ni Po 213 Ou - Outlands
  • TNE - 1201 - Gingesh 0435 X420000-0 Ba De 013 --

References and Contributors[edit]

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