Rabir (world)

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Rabir/Arnakhish (Dagudashaag 2402)
Milieu 1116
C540777-8
StarportC Routine: No Construction, Major Repair, Unrefined fuel
Size5 Medium (8,000 km)
Atmosphere4 Thin (tainted)
Hydrographics0 Desert World 0%
Population7 Moderate (40 million)
Government7 Balkanization
Law7 Moderate Law (no firearms)
Tech Level8 Pre-Stellar (superconductors)
See also UWP
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Jump map from Travellermap.com [1]
System Details
Primary K3 V
Worlds 10
Gas Giants 2
Planetoid Belts 0
Cultural Details
Government Balkanization
Law Level Moderate
Cultural Extension 7658
Army size (BEs) 20
Economic Details
Technology Level 8
Economic Extension
B67-1
ResourcesBAbundant
Labor6Moderate (4 million)
Infrastructure7 Generally available
Efficiency-1Average
Importance -1
Resource Units 416
GWP (BCr) 58
World Trade Number 4
Trade Volume (MCr/year) 1,785
Starport Details
Classification Class-C
Port Size 4
Building Capacity (Tons) 40,000
Port employees 140
Port passengers (annual) 4,100

Rabir is a poor, preindustrial desert hellworld.

  • 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.
  • This world has few prospects for significant economic development. The inhabitants of this world lead a bleak and constantly challenging existence. It is a member of Third Imperium in the Arnakhish Subsector of Dagudashaag Sector and in the Domain of Vland. Rabir, as a member world of the Third Imperium, holds the estate of an Imperial knight and the feifdom of a marquis. Both are members of the Imperial Nobility charged with overseeing the world.

Description (Planetology)[edit]

Rabir has a vague resemblance to Terra; in size, rotation, gravity, and natural satellites. Rabir has a 28 hour day and a 154 day yearly orbit, with no axial tilt. The atmosphere has elevated levels of oxygen and carbon dioxide, giving acidic precipitation.

Both plants and animals are accustomed to the high carbonic acid levels in the rain. The atmosphere is humid and hazy, and the whole surface of the planet is subjected to great fogs and mists.

Rabir has large bodies of water, with a close orbit around the primary preventing ice-caps from forming. Very few species of fauna exist, but a great many species of flora. All of the major land masses in the equatorial regions are covered by rainforest to the sea shore.

Native Lifeforms: Ashdak Meshukiiba (Anglic: Ashdak Meshukiiba)[edit]

The world is host to one of the most remarkable creatures with symbotic unions — Ashdak Meshukiiba (Anglic: Ashdak Meshukiiba) and Spence's Dracaena Marginata shrimp.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Rabir was originally settled by Vilani farmers and miners around -5500. The original Makhidkarun settlers, paying very little attention to the planet's non-profitable resources, ignored much of the fauna of Rabir. The colonies are situated in the far northern and southern latitudes. The colony is self sufficient at TL-9, trading spice, food staples, rice, and ores off world through their two class B starports. The Vilani society is both welcoming and gregarious to travelers.

During the Long Night this world was named Larshaa.

References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

This article was copied or excerpted from the following copyrighted sources and used under license from Far Future Enterprises or by permission of the author.

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